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The Comedy Years

  • 2019
  • Season 1
  • 4 episodes
  • Documentary and factual
  • Lifestyle
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Episode 2: 1984

Summary

Comedy milestones of 1984, when cult hits like The Young Ones and Alas Smith and Jones battled it out in the schedules with more mainstream fare like Russ Abbot's Madhouse, and politicians were targeted by one of the most irreverent TV shows of all time - Spitting Image. Fans also lost two of the greatest comedy stars of all time - Tommy Cooper and Eric Morecambe. Narrated by Hugh Bonneville

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NarratorHugh Bonneville
UnknownStuart Ramsay
UnknownMark Robinson
UnknownMark Scantlebury

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  • Episode 2

    1984

    Summary

    Comedy milestones of 1984, when cult hits like The Young Ones and Alas Smith and Jones battled it out in the schedules with more mainstream fare like Russ Abbot's Madhouse, and politicians were targeted by one of the most irreverent TV shows of all time - Spitting Image. Fans also lost two of the greatest comedy stars of all time - Tommy Cooper and Eric Morecambe. Narrated by Hugh Bonneville

    Details

    Languages
    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Crew

    rolename
    NarratorHugh Bonneville
    UnknownStuart Ramsay
    UnknownMark Robinson
    UnknownMark Scantlebury
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