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The Big Noise


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or Episodes in the Uneasy Life of a Top Pop Disc Jockey
Written by Frank Muir and Denis Norden.
Starring Bob Monkhouse as Bob Mason
with Norman Rossington
Guest star, Jimmy Savile


Writer: Frank Muir
Writer: Denis Norden
Based on an idea by: Denis Goodwin
Film Cameraman: Charles Parnell
Film Editor: Paddy Wilson
Music written and directed by: Kenny Napper
Designer: Roger Andrews
Executive producer: James Gilbert
Producer: Joe McGrath
Johnny: John Fortune
Sheila: Marianne Stone
Kim: Norman Rossington
Pop Group: The Untamed Four
Bob: Bob Monkhouse
Ted: David Calderisi
Jackie: Geraldine Sherman
Clarissa: Jill Bruce
Rusty: Carol Chilvers
Gwyneth: Janette Lynn
Telephone operator: Carol Mauray
Himself: Jimmy Savile

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