Photo by ANL/Shutterstock. Victoria Wood. Copyright: Shutterstock.

Victoria Wood: In Her Own Words

Channel 5 documentary profiling Victoria Wood. 1 episode in 2020. Features Jo Brand, Susie Blake, Tiffany Stevenson, Mark Dolan and others.

Photo by Max Nash/AP/Shutterstock. Victoria Wood. Copyright: Shutterstock.

Victoria Wood: In Her Own Words

A profile of Victoria Wood told using archive footage of her own appearances

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2020
Channel
Channel 5
Episodes
1
Features
Jo Brand, Susie Blake, Tiffany Stevenson, Mark Dolan, Jenny Eclair, Gyles Brandreth, Neil Brandwood, Michael Hogan and others
Director
Malcolm Donkin
Producers
Malcolm Donkin, Tom Farmer and Ken Hayes

An affectionate look back at the life and work of one of Britain's greatest comedians, featuring interviews with Jo Brand, Jenny Eclair, Gyles Brandreth, Susie Blake and the actors who worked alongside Victoria.

The programme charts Victoria Wood's rise from her upbringing in Lancashire, via her partnership with Julie Walters, the brilliant As Seen On TV and her one-woman shows that sold out London's Royal Albert Hall.

Featuring favourite clips, behind-the-scenes stories, and interview footage filmed over the years with Victoria herself.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 20th December 2020 on Channel 5 at 9pm
Episode length
115 minutes