David Croft.

You Have Been Watching... David Croft

BBC Two documentary. 1 episode in 2011. Features Ann Croft, Jimmy Perry, Pamela Cundell, Jeffrey Holland, Paul Shane, Vicki Michelle, Arthur Bostrom and others.

You Have Been Watching... David Croft

Celebration of the life and work of comedy writer, director and producer David Croft, who died earlier this year

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2011
Channel
BBC Two
Episodes
1
Features
Ann Croft, Jimmy Perry, Pamela Cundell, Jeffrey Holland, Paul Shane, Vicki Michelle, Arthur Bostrom, Andy Hamilton and others
Director
Alexandra Briscoe
Producer
Alexandra Briscoe

David Croft, the comedy writer, director and producer whose hand was felt on shows as diverse as Dad's Army, Steptoe & Son, Up Pompeii!, It Ain't Half Hot Mum and Are You Being Served?, died in September at the age of 89.

This special programme pays tribute to one of the true greats of British comedy. His name may not have been as well-known as those of the stars he made in his series, but his words and creativity have brought laughter to billions across the globe for more than 7 decades.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 27th December 2011 on BBC Two at 8pm
Episode length
1 hour
Last repeat
Saturday 10th September 2016 at 8:45pm on BBC2 Scot