Comedy

Les Dawson: An Audience With That Never Was (ITV 1 June 2013 with Bruce Forsyth and Cilla Black)

November 15, 2013

UK / ITV / 1×60 minute episode / Broadcast Saturday 1 June 2013 @ 8.30pm Executive Producers: Glen Middleham, Claudia Rosencrantz A clever one this, albeit a little bit off. In 1993 when Les Dawson died he was in the midst of recording an edition of An Audience With… Now using the latest modern technology […]

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Where The Buffalo Roam (BBC-1 1995 with Stephen McGann, Ricky Tomlinson and Anne Reid)

November 15, 2013

UK / BBC-1 / 1×30 minute episode / Monday 21 August 1995 @ 8.30pm Writers: Mark Bussell, Justin Sbresni / Producer and Director: Mike Stephens One off comedy. Dreamer security guard Jimmy Dunn searches for a scheme to make his fortune. cast Stephen McGann as Jimmy Dunn Ricky Tomlinson as Glyn Hunter Anne Reid as…

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Where There’s Brass (ITV 1980 with Colin Farrell, Derek Smith and Peter Denyer)

November 15, 2013

UK / ITV – Yorkshire TV / 1×30 minute episode / Broadcast Sunday 16 March 1980 @ 8.45pm Writer: Dick Sharples / Production Design: Colin Pigott / Producer and Director: Ronnie Baxter One Off Period comedy. In 1920′s Yorkshire widowed motor mechanic Joseph Lockwood is also the conductor of the Brigthorpe Brass Band. This one…

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Where There’s Brass (ITV 1980 with Colin Farrell, Derek Smith and Peter Denyer)

November 15, 2013

UK / ITV – Talisman / 2×90 minute episodes / Broadcast 21 – 22 July 2001 Writer: Mark Burt / Story by Simon Beckett / Executive Producer: Richard Jackson / Director: Richard Signy Thriller which was scheduled to be originally broadcast 10 and 11 September 2000 but postponed and then held back for several months…

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Kind Hearts And Coronets (Ealing 1949 with Dennis Price, Alec Guiness and Valerie Hobson)

November 15, 2013

UK / Ealing / 106 minutes / 1949 Writers: Robert Hamer, John Dighton, from the novel Israel Rank by John Horniman / Cinematography: Douglas Slocombe / Producer: Michael Relph / Director: Robert Hamer Cast: Alec Guinness, Dennis Price, Valerie Hobson, Joan Greenwood, Audrey Fildes, Miles Malleson, Arthur Lowe, Hugh Griffith, Clive Morton, John Penrose, Dennis […]

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1,000,000 Pound Bank Note, The (BBC-1 1968 with Stuart Damon and John Bryans)

November 12, 2013

UK / BBC-1 / 4×30 minute episodes / Broadcast 29 September – 20 October 1968 Writer: John Hawkesworth / Novel by Mark Twain / Script Editor: Michael Voysey / Music by Tristram Cary / Production Design: Daphne Shortman / Producer: Campbell Logan / Director: Rex Tucker Ambitious four part adaptation of the Mark Twain story […]

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