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1.00 Professor Smith -
Fired and Emotional
Arthur Smith presents an eight-part comic series. This third programme is the first in a two-parter entitled The Powers that Be. With clips from Mark Steel , Peter Cook and Dudley Moore , Albert Brooks and Rory Bremner. Producer Andy Foster
1.30 Griff Rhys Jones Griff Rhys Jones presents the first of six comedy sketch shows. With Simon Godley ,
Geoffrey McGivern and guest Phil Cornwell. Repeated from Thursday

Contributors

Unknown:
Arthur Smith
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Mark Steel
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Peter Cook
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Dudley Moore
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Albert Brooks
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Rory Bremner.
Producer:
Andy Foster
Producer:
Griff Rhys Jones
Producer:
Griff Rhys Jones
Unknown:
Simon Godley
Unknown:
Geoffrey McGivern
Unknown:
Phil Cornwell.

An exploration of Rolling Stone Charlie Watts's lifelong passion for the style and sound of jazz. In the mid-eighties he found the time to indulge his love ofjazz by forming a40-piecebigband which played Ronnie Scott's and toured America, followed by a be-bop quintet which recorded several albums in the nineties and toured extensively. With contributions from Keith Richards , Dave Green, Peter King and Gerard Presencer.
Producers Steve Shepherd and Robert Abel

Contributors

Unknown:
Ronnie Scott
Unknown:
Keith Richards
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Dave Green
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Peter King
Unknown:
Gerard Presencer
Producer:
Steve Shepherd
Producer:
Robert Abel

In the final programme Roger Daltrey plays music by Little Richard , Otis Redding , the Coasters and Brenda Lee , highlights a killer B-side by Elvis Presley , pays homage to the Everly Brothers and celebrates the guitar-playing skills of Lonnie Mack and Mike Gallup. Producer John Sugar (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
Roger Daltrey
Music By:
Little Richard
Music By:
Otis Redding
Music By:
Brenda Lee
Unknown:
Elvis Presley
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Lonnie MacK
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Mike Gallup.
Producer:
John Sugar

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