Comic adventures of puppets called the Pottys.






1974   1973  
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Michael Bentine ...
 Prof. Bentine / ... (7 episodes, 1973)


Comic adventures of puppets called the Pottys.

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Comedy | Family





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12 November 1973 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Michael Bentine's Potty Time  »

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Prof. Bentine: Hello and a very warm welcome to...
[points off camera]
Clarence: [runs on panting with a clapperboard] Michael Bentine's Potty Time! Take One! Cor!
Prof. Bentine: Thank you Clarence. Beautifully done, as always.
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Wonderful Imagination "Potty" series
13 January 2009 | by (Nottingham) – See all my reviews

I have very fond memories of this show from my childhood. Hosted by the deliciously barking mad Micheal Bentine this was a delightful show that could be enjoyed by people of all ages.

The Pottys were essentially small puppets given voice and character by Mr Bentine, and would typically re-enact scenarios familiar to British audiences (I recall a prisoner of war sketch set in World War 2).

Micheal Bentine was, of course, well known to audiences as part of the Goon show troupe of comedy performers

Its a great shame that this wonderfully eccentric TV series has not seen the light of day since. Mr Bentine is sadly missed !

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