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National Radio Show: Saturday Comedy Hour presents: The Jimmy Wheeler Show


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Starring Jimmy Wheeler
with Lilly Yokot, The Ballerina of the Bicycle
Mr. Rolando, The Aristocrat of Balance
Semprini, The Two Pirates, Charlie Drake, Bryan Johnson, Marion Keene, The Leslie Roberts Silhouettes, The George Mitchell Singers.


Comedian: Jimmy Wheeler
Entertainer: Lilly Yokot
Entertainer: Mr. Rolando
Pianist: Semprini
Comedians: The Two Pirates
Comedian: Charlie Drake
Singer: Bryan Johnson
Singer: Marion Keene
Dancers: The Leslie Roberts Silhouettes
Singers: The George Mitchell Singers
Orchestra directed by: Eric Robinson
Script: Sid Colin
Script: Talbot Rothwell
Dance direction: Leslie Roberts
Musical arranger: Ted Astley
Designer: Douglas Smith
Producer: George Inns

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National Radio Show: Saturday Comedy Hour presents: The Jimmy Wheeler Show

BBC Television, 1 September 1956 21.15

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