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Victoria Wood: In Her Own Words

Victoria Wood: In Her Own Words

  • TV documentary
  • Channel 5
  • 2020
  • 1 episode

A profile of Victoria Wood told using archive footage of her own appearances. Also features Jo Brand, Susie Blake, Tiffany Stevenson, Mark Dolan, Jenny Eclair and more.

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

Key details

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

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.

Additional details

Production
Location
Camera set-up
Single camera
Picture
Colour

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 20th December 2020 at 9pm on Channel 5
Episode length
115 minutes
All previous repeats
  • Sunday 20th June 2021 at 12:00am on CC Extra
  • Tuesday 15th June 2021 at 10:00pm on CC Extra
  • Saturday 1st May 2021 at 10:00pm on C5

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