Roy Pickard interviews the legendary entertainer who recalls his life in theatre, cinema and music with excerpts from his most famous roles.
Early in his career Charlie Chaplin told him he would be the next Chaplin, and although critics panned his films, he became a major box-office attraction. Producer Barry Littlechild
Ken Bruce joins Terry Wogan for the competition to decide which one of the final eight songs, performed by Sonia, will represent the UK in the Eurovision Song Contest in Ireland in May. Producer David Vercoe
(Simultaneous broadcast with BBC1)
recorded at the Hippodrome, Golders Green, London.
Roderick Dunk conducts the BBC Concert
Orchestra, led by Martin Loveday.
The Friday Night Star
Singers are Ann James and Wynford Evans with the Nigel Brooks Singers. A feast of Good Friday music, from Easter Parade, to Voices of Spring, and extracts from Handel's
Introduced by Robin Boyle.
Producer Alan Boyd
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