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Drama starring David Walliams as the comedian Frankie Howerd, looking at the relationship with his long-term, long-suffering manager and partner, Dennis Heymer. Show more


Frankie Howerd:
David Walliams
Dennis Heymer:
Rafe Spall
Ruth Heymer:
Melanie Hill
Rent Boy:
Chris New
Peter Harness
Peter Cook:
David Reed
Lighting Technician:
Tom Allen
Ben Evans

Parkinson: The Interviews

Series 1

Episode 3: Tommy Cooper and Frankie Howerd

Duration: 36 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 5 months

Michael Parkinson introduces a recut of two interviews he did with Frankie Howerd and a Christmas interview with Tommy Cooper. Show more


Interviewed Guest:
Frankie Howerd
Interviewed Guest:
Tommy Cooper
Executive Producer:
Tony Moss
Series Producer:
Annie Lewis

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