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The Way We Cooked

BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

The Way We Cooked celebrates the colourful lives and influences on our eating habits of TV chefs down the decades, and begins with profiles of Fanny Cradock and Graham Kerr. (2002) Show more


Executive Producer:
Katie Lander
Ian Lilley

New. Her baked-on eyeshadow, battleaxe persona and culinary abominations - such as blue eggs and pigeon garnished with feathers - made Fanny Cradock a cult figure. Yet this comedy drama with Julia Davis as Fanny and Mark Gatiss as put-upon husband Johnnie - reveals a softer side to the mother of all TV chefs.
The Inside Story: p82; Kitchen devil: p26


Fanny Cradock
Julia Davis
Mark Gatiss

BBC Four

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