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Monkey Business


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with Henry Kelly who puts questions the BBC's Natural History Unit has never dared consider to a mixed bag of naturalists and showbiz people.
Do emperor penguins really have chests bigger than Dolly Parton ?
Can the ashes of Scottish heather actually be used as a cure for the wind?
Is there truly a fish called a manilow? with Floella Benjamin Jeremy Cherfas and their guests
Jilly Cooper , Derek Nimmo Sheila Anderson Mike Stoddart
Assistant producer MARION ZUNZ Director MARTYN SUKER Producer JOHN DOBSON BBC Bristol


Unknown: Henry Kelly
Unknown: Dolly Parton
Unknown: Floella Benjamin
Unknown: Jeremy Cherfas
Unknown: Jilly Cooper
Unknown: Derek Nimmo
Unknown: Sheila Anderson
Unknown: Mike Stoddart
Unknown: Nicola Davies
Producer: Marion Zunz
Director: Martyn Suker
Producer: John Dobson

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