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Parkinson on Comedy

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Michael Parkinson introduces a selection of the funniest moments from his programme in recent years, featuring among others: Dave Allen , Rowan Atkinson Cannon and Ball Michael Bentine , Billy Connolly Ken Dodd , Bob Hope
Frankie Howerd , Tom Lehrer
Arthur Marshall , Spike Milligan
Sir Harry Secombe , Jimmy Tarbuck Tommy Trinder , Kenneth Williams Music HARRY STONEHAM
Programme associate amis GREENWOOD Director BRUCE MILLIARD. Producers
GRAHAM LINDSAY , GILL STRIBLING.WRIGHT Executive producer JOHN FISHER

Contributors

Introduces: Michael Parkinson
Unknown: Dave Allen
Unknown: Rowan Atkinson
Unknown: Ball Michael Bentine
Unknown: Billy Connolly
Unknown: Ken Dodd
Unknown: Bob Hope
Unknown: Frankie Howerd
Unknown: Tom Lehrer
Unknown: Arthur Marshall
Unknown: Spike Milligan
Unknown: Sir Harry Secombe
Unknown: Jimmy Tarbuck
Unknown: Tommy Trinder
Director: Bruce Milliard.
Unknown: Graham Lindsay
Producer: John Fisher

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