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Year: 1995 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003


Season 1


Season 1, Episode 0: Frankie Howerd

1 January 1995


Frankie Howerd ... Himself / Various (archive footage) (as Frankie Howerd O.B.E.)
Clive Anderson ... Himself
Cilla Black ... Herself
Nicky Campbell ... Himself
Barry Cryer ... Himself

Craig Ferguson ... Himself
Ned Sherrin ... Himself

Madeline Smith ... Herself

Eric Sykes ... Himself
Bernard Delfont ... Himself (archive footage) (as Lord Bernard Delfont)
Denis Healey ... Himself (archive footage) (as Lord Denis Healey)

Katie Johnson ... (archive footage)
Brian Johnston ... (archive footage) (as Brian Johnston C.B.E.)
David Kernan ... (archive footage)

Eartha Kitt ... (archive footage)
Royce Mills ... (archive footage)

Warren Mitchell ... (archive footage)

Caroline Munro ... (archive footage)
Hugh Paddick ... (archive footage)
Alan Rebbeck ... (archive footage)
Vera Roper ... Pianist (archive footage) (as Madame Vere Roper)

Joan Sims ... (archive footage)

Season 1, Episode 1: Tommy Cooper

13 October 1995

Tommy Cooper ... Himself (archive footage)
Gwen Cooper ... Herself
Paul Daniels ... Himself

Anthony Hopkins ... Himself (as Sir Anthony Hopkins)
Clive James ... Himself

Spike Milligan ... Himself

Bob Monkhouse ... Himself
Johnny Speight ... Himself

Eric Sykes ... Himself

Jimmy Tarbuck ... Himself
Betty Cooper ... (archive footage)

Allan Cuthbertson ... (archive footage)
Robert Dorning ... (archive footage)
Tommy Godfrey ... (archive footage)
Thomas Henty ... (archive footage)
Richard Hills ... (archive footage) (as Dick Hills)

Season 1, Episode 2: Joyce Grenfell

20 October 1995

Joyce Grenfell ... Herself (archive footage) (as Joyce Grenfell O.B.E.)

David Attenborough ... Himself (as Sir David Attenborough CBE)
William Blezard ... Himself
Clive James ... Himself

Maureen Lipman ... Herself
James Roose-Evans ... Himself

Victoria Wood ... Herself
Joseph Cooper ... (archive footage) (as Joseph Cooper OBE)

John Gregson ... (archive footage)

Donald Houston ... (archive footage)
Lloyd Lamble ... (archive footage)

Moira Lister ... Herself (archive footage)

Cecil Parker ... (archive footage)

Margaret Rutherford ... (archive footage)

Dinah Sheridan ... (archive footage)

Alastair Sim ... (archive footage)

Terry-Thomas ... (archive footage)

Richard Wattis ... (archive footage)

Season 1, Episode 3: Max Miller

27 October 1995

Max Miller ... Himself (archive footage)
Charlie Chester ... Himself

Roy Hudd ... Himself
Johnny Hutch ... Himself

Jean Kent ... Herself
George Melly ... Himself

Bob Monkhouse ... Himself

Victoria Wood ... Herself
Cicely Courtneidge ... (archive footage)

John Gielgud ... (archive footage)
Sammy Kern ... Himself (archive footage)
Carole Lynne ... (archive footage)

Garry Marsh ... (archive footage)
Kathleen Marsh ... Herself (archive footage) (as Kathleen Miller)
John Osborne ... Himself (archive footage)
Hal Walters ... (archive footage)

Mike Quinn ... Max Miller Puppet (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 4: Arthur Haynes

3 November 1995


Arthur Haynes ... Himself (archive footage)
Charlie Chester ... Himself (as Charlie Chester MBE)
Patricia Hayes ... Herself

Paul Merton ... Himself
Nicholas Parsons ... Himself
Joan Savage ... Herself
Johnny Speight ... Himself

Ronnie Barker ... (archive footage)

Anthony Booth ... (archive footage)

Michael Caine ... (archive footage)
Dorothy Dampier ... (archive footage)
Jimmy Edwards ... (archive footage)
Dermot Kelly ... (archive footage)

Warren Mitchell ... (archive footage)
Dandy Nichols ... (archive footage)
Audrey Nicholson ... (archive footage)
Leslie Noyes ... (archive footage)

Wendy Richard ... (archive footage)

James Robertson Justice ... (archive footage)

Una Stubbs ... (archive footage)
Dickie Valentine ... (archive footage)
Rita Webb ... (archive footage)
June Whitfield ... (archive footage)

Season 1, Episode 5: Terry-Thomas

17 November 1995


Terry-Thomas ... Himself / Paul Robeson / Maurice Chevalier / Various (archive footage)
Roy Boulting ... Himself

Richard Briers ... Himself
Janet Brown ... Herself

Ian Carmichael ... Himself

Liz Fraser ... Herself

Nigel Havers ... Himself

Lionel Jeffries ... Himself

Harry Secombe ... Himself (as Sir Harry Secombe)

Richard Attenborough ... Pvt. Percival Henry Cox (archive footage)
Joyce Grenfell ... Sergeant Ruby Gates (archive footage)
Richard Hearne ... Professor Pastry (archive footage)

Raymond Huntley ... Magistrate (archive footage)

John Le Mesurier ... Head Waiter (archive footage)

Liberace ... Himself (archive footage)
Miles Malleson ... 1st Magistrate (archive footage)

Dennis Price ... Nigel Dennis (archive footage)

Janette Scott ... April Smith / Janet Royd (archive footage)

Peter Sellers ... Fred Kite (archive footage)

Richard Wattis ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 2


Season 2, Episode 1: Les Dawson

16 April 1997

Les Dawson ... Himself (archive footage)
Dave Allen ... Himself

John Cleese ... Himself
Mike Craig ... Himself
Barry Cryer ... Himself
Tracy Dawson ... Herself

Ken Dodd ... Himself (as Ken Dodd O.B.E.)
Hughie Green ... Himself

Jane Horrocks ... Herself
Mo Moreland ... Herself
Alan Plater ... Himself

Roy Barraclough ... Cissie Braithwaite (archive footage)
Norman Evans ... (archive footage)
Patricia Hayes ... (archive footage)
Harry Korris ... (archive footage)

Michael Parkinson ... Himself (archive footage)
Gillian Raine ... (archive footage)
Frank Randle ... (archive footage)
The Roly Polys ... (archive footage)

Mollie Sugden ... (archive footage)

Season 2, Episode 2: Kenny Everett

23 April 1997


Kenny Everett ... Himself / Sid Snot / Cupid Stunt (archive footage)

Jeremy Beadle ... Himself
Dave Cash ... Himself
Barry Cryer ... Himself
Eric Gear ... Himself
Jo Gurnett ... Herself

Cliff Richard ... Himself (as Sir Cliff Richard)
Cleo Rocos ... Herself
Barry Took ... Himself

Terry Wogan ... Himself (as Terry Wogan OBE)
Steve Wright ... Himself

John Bluthal ... (archive footage)
Ray Cameron ... Himself (archive footage)
Ray Gearing ... (archive footage)

Freddie Mercury ... Himself (archive footage)

Sheila Steafel ... (archive footage)

Rod Stewart ... Himself (archive footage)

Toyah Willcox ... Herself (archive footage)

Season 2, Episode 3: Alastair Sim

30 April 1997


Alastair Sim ... Himself (archive footage)

George Cole ... Himself (as George Cole OBE)

Stephen Fry ... Himself

Nigel Hawthorne ... Himself (as Nigel Hawthorne CBE)
John Howard Davies ... Himself
Karl Howman ... Himself

Alistair McGowan ... Himself

Ian McKellen ... Himself (as Sir Ian McKellan)
Merlith McKendrick ... Herself

Ron Moody ... Himself

Patricia Routledge ... Herself (as Patricia Routledge OBE)
Naomi Plaskitt ... Herself (as Naomi Sim)

Jeremy Brett ... (archive footage)

Joyce Carey ... (archive footage)

John Cleese ... (archive footage)
Bud Flanagan ... (archive footage)

Alec Guinness ... (archive footage) (as Sir Alec Guinness)
Kathleen Harrison ... (archive footage)

Mervyn Johns ... (archive footage)

Margaret Rutherford ... (archive footage) (as Dame Margaret Rutherford)
Pauline Stroud ... (archive footage)
Eleanor Summerfield ... (archive footage)
Thorley Walters ... (archive footage)

Richard Wattis ... (archive footage)

Season 2, Episode 4: The Goons

7 May 1997


Spike Milligan ... Himself (as Spike Milligan CBE)

Peter Sellers ... Himself (archive footage) (as Peter Sellers CBE)

Harry Secombe ... Himself (as Sir Harry Secombe CBE)
Michael Bentine ... Himself (archive footage) (as Michael Bentine CBE)

Michael Parkinson ... Himself

Terry Wogan ... Himself

Prince Charles ... Himself (as HRH The Prince of Wales)
Rory Bremner ... Himself
John Browell ... Himself
Janet Brown ... Herself

John Cleese ... Himself
Ruxton Hayward ... Himself
Denis Healey ... Himself (as Lord Healey)

Eddie Izzard ... Himself

Richard Lester ... Himself
Jonathan Miller ... Himself
Denis Norden ... Himself

Michael Palin ... Himself

Terry Pratchett ... Himself

Eric Sykes ... Himself

Sidney James ... (archive footage) (as Sid James)

Season 3


Season 3, Episode 1: Benny Hill

12 January 1998
Clips from The Benny Hill Show including jokes, sight gags, slapstick scenes and the wonderful Hill's Angels. With contributions from leading lady Louise English, Hill's Angel Sue Upton, and many others.

Benny Hill ... Himself (archive footage)

Caroline Aherne ... Herself

Steve Allen ... Himself
Peter Charlesworth ... Himself

Phyllis Diller ... Herself

Louise English ... Herself

Jeremy Hawk ... Himself
Dennis Kirkland ... Himself
Henry McGee ... Himself

Bob Monkhouse ... Himself (as Bob Monkhouse OBE)

Anthony Newley ... Himself
Richard Stone ... Himself
Don Taffner ... Himself
Barry Took ... Himself
Sue Upton ... Herself

Dick Van Dyke ... Himself
Reg Varney ... Himself
Gillian Adams ... (archive footage)
Susan Baker ... (archive footage) (as Susi Baker)

Catherine Boyle ... (archive footage) (as Katie Boyle)
Jan Butlin ... (archive footage)
Fanny Cradock ... (archive footage)
Johnnie Cradock ... (archive footage) (as Johnny Cradock)
Derek Deadman ... (archive footage)
Connie Georges ... (archive footage)
Lee Gibson ... (archive footage)
Jon Jon Keefe ... (archive footage)
Sharon Kiel ... (archive footage)
Max Miller ... (archive footage)
Hugh Paddick ... (archive footage)

David Prowse ... (archive footage) (as Dave Prowse)
Pam Rattigan ... (archive footage)
Corinne Russell ... (archive footage)
Charmaine Seal ... (archive footage)

Kathy Staff ... (archive footage)

Elaine Taylor ... (archive footage)
Bob Todd ... (archive footage)
Dilys Watling ... (archive footage)
Paula Wilcox ... (archive footage)
Jackie Wright ... (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 2: Peter Cook

19 January 1998


Peter Cook ... Himself (archive footage)

Peter Bellwood ... Himself

John Cleese ... Himself

Eleanor Bron ... Herself
Lin Chong ... Herself (as Lin Cook)

Stephen Fry ... Himself

Eric Idle ... Himself
Victor Lownes ... Himself
Jonathan Miller ... Himself

Michael Palin ... Himself
Adrian Slade ... Himself - University Friend
John Wells ... Himself

Ronnie Wood ... Himself
Clive Anderson ... Himself (archive footage)

Alan Bennett ... (archive footage)
John Bird ... (archive footage)
John Conteh ... (archive footage)
Clive James ... Himself (archive footage)

John Lennon ... (archive footage)

Dudley Moore ... Various (archive footage)

Michael Parkinson ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 3: Arthur Askey

26 January 1998


Arthur Askey ... Himself (archive footage)
Anthea Askey ... Herself
Mike Craig ... Himself

Ken Dodd ... Himself (as Ken Dodd OBE)
Val Doonican ... Himself
Lew Grade ... Himself (as Lord Grade)

Roy Hudd ... Himself

Bob Monkhouse ... Himself (as Bob Monkhouse OBE)

Cliff Richard ... Himself (as Sir Cliff Richard)
Brian Tesler ... Himself (as Brian Tesler OBE)
Pete Waterman ... Himself
June Whitfield ... Herself (as June Whitfield OBE)
Richard Murdoch ... Himself (archive footage)
Max Bacon ... (archive footage)
Tommy Cooper ... (archive footage)
Evelyn Dall ... (archive footage)

Vera Francis ... (archive footage)
Dickie Henderson ... (archive footage)
Eric Morecambe ... Himself (archive footage) (as Eric Morecambe OBE)
Jack Parnell ... (archive footage)
Teddy Peiro ... (archive footage)
Fyfe Robertson ... (archive footage)
Sabrina ... (archive footage)
Ian Wallace ... (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 4: Tony Hancock

2 February 1998


Tony Hancock ... Himself (archive footage)
Jeffrey Archer ... Himself

Steve Coogan ... Himself

Clive Dunn ... Himself
George Fairweather ... Himself

Peter Hall ... Himself (as Sir Peter Hall C.B.E.)

John Junkin ... Himself
Hugh Lloyd ... Himself

Paul Merton ... Himself
Denis Norden ... Himself (as Denis Norden C.B.E.)
Phillip Oakes ... Himself (as Philip Oakes)
Phyllis Rounce ... Herself

Harry Secombe ... Himself (as Sir Harry Secombe C.B.E.)
Alan Simpson ... Himself
Beryl Vertue ... Herself
June Whitfield ... Herself (as June Whitfield O.B.E.)

Sidney James ... (archive footage)
Peter Brough ... (archive footage) (as Peter Brough & Archie Andrews)

Eddie Byrne ... (archive footage)
Peggy Ann Clifford ... (archive footage)
Mario Fabrizi ... (archive footage)
Sid Field ... (archive footage)

Liz Fraser ... (archive footage)
Ray Galton ... (archive footage)

Hattie Jacques ... (archive footage)

Bill Kerr ... (archive footage)

John Le Mesurier ... (archive footage)

Nanette Newman ... (archive footage)

Ronan O'Casey ... (archive footage)
Brian Oulton ... (archive footage)

Sylvia Syms ... (archive footage)

Peter Vaughan ... (archive footage)
John Vere ... (archive footage)
Nicholas Webb ... (archive footage)

Kenneth Williams ... (archive footage)

Season 4


Season 4, Episode 1: Norman Wisdom

25 September 1999


Norman Wisdom ... Himself
Deborah Bull ... Herself
Richard Dacre ... Himself
Patrick Dickinson ... Himself

Bruce Forsyth ... Himself
Michael Grade ... Himself
David Lodge ... Himself
Johnny Mans ... Himself
Elaine Paige ... Herself
Vyacheslav Polunin ... Himself (as Slava Polounin)
Hugh Stewart ... Himself

Rick Wakeman ... Himself
Gary Wilmot ... Himself
Edward Chapman ... (archive footage)

Judi Dench ... (archive footage) (as Dame Judi Dench)
Jerry Desmonde ... (archive footage)
Noel Dyson ... (archive footage)

Raymond Huntley ... (archive footage)

Hattie Jacques ... (archive footage)

Fulton Mackay ... (archive footage)

Lana Morris ... (archive footage)

Jason Robards ... (archive footage)

Ed Sullivan ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 4, Episode 2: Ken Dodd

2 October 1999


Ken Dodd ... Himself (as Ken Dodd O.B.E.)
Kenny Baker ... Himself - Trumpeter
Laurie Bellew ... Himself
Michael Billington ... Himself
Jean Boht ... Herself
Judith Chalmers ... Herself
Michael Grade ... Himself
Roger McGough ... Himself

Bob Monkhouse ... Himself
Griff Rhys Jones ... Himself
Bill Tidy ... Himself

Victoria Wood ... Herself
Afrique ... (archive footage)
The Betty Laine Dancers ... Themselves (archive footage)

Michael Parkinson ... Himself (archive footage)

Eric Sykes ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 4, Episode 3: Eric Sykes

9 October 1999


Eric Sykes ... Himself
Peter Alliss ... Himself
John Ballantyne ... Himself - Ear Consultant and Friend

Sean Connery ... Himself
Norma Farnes ... Herself - Manager

Peter Hall ... Himself (as Sir Peter Hall)
Bill Kenwright ... Himself

Spike Milligan ... Himself
Denis Norden ... Himself

John Gordon Sinclair ... Himself
John Williams ... Himself - Musician

Richard Caldicot ... (archive footage) (as Richard Caldicott)
Ken Campbell ... (archive footage)
Tommy Cooper ... (archive footage)
Jimmy Edwards ... (archive footage)
Fiona Gaunt ... (archive footage)

Deryck Guyler ... P.C. Corky Turnbull (archive footage)

Frankie Howerd ... (archive footage)
Joyce Irvine ... (archive footage)

Hattie Jacques ... (archive footage)
Des O'Connor ... Himself (archive footage)
Bob Todd ... (archive footage)

Richard Wattis ... (archive footage)
Joan Young ... (archive footage)

Season 4, Episode 4: Thora Hird

16 October 1999


Thora Hird ... Herself / Various

Keith Barron ... Himself

Christopher Beeny ... Himself

Alan Bennett ... Himself
Roy Clarke ... Himself
Felix De Wolfe ... Himself

Celia Imrie ... Herself
Deric Longden ... Himself

Pete Postlethwaite ... Himself
Duncan Preston ... Himself

Janette Scott ... Herself (as Janette Scott Rademaekers)

Sarah Thomas ... Herself

Victoria Wood ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 5: Barry Humphries

30 October 1999
Features the living legend, Barry Humphries and his various characters, and including contributions from Dame Edna Everage as well as the man himself.

Barry Humphries ... Himself / Dame Edna Everage / Sir Les Patterson / Sandy Stone
Jeffrey Archer ... Himself
Joan Bakewell ... Herself
Ian Davidson ... Himself
Germaine Greer ... Herself

Larry Hagman ... Himself
Richard Ingrams ... Himself
Clive James ... Himself
John Lahr ... Himself

Spike Milligan ... Himself

Kylie Minogue ... Herself

Rupert Murdoch ... Himself
Emily Perry ... Herself / Madge Allsop

Joan Rivers ... Herself

Geoffrey Rush ... Himself
Neil Shand ... Himself

Dick Bentley ... (archive footage)
John Betjeman ... (archive footage) (as Sir John Betjeman)

Peter Cook ... (archive footage)
Julie Covington ... (archive footage)

Barry Crocker ... (archive footage)
Jason Donovan ... (archive footage)

Susan George ... (archive footage)
Russell Harty ... Himself (archive footage)
Edward Heath ... Himself (archive footage) (as Sir Edward Heath)

Charlton Heston ... Himself (archive footage)
Glenys Kinnock ... (archive footage)
Arthur Marshall ... Himself (archive footage)

Olivia Newton-John ... Herself (archive footage)
Des O'Connor ... Himself (archive footage)
Madeleine Orr ... Madge Allsop (archive footage)

Michael Parkinson ... Himself (archive footage)
Claire Rayner ... Herself (archive footage)

Cliff Richard ... (archive footage) (as Sir Cliff Richard)

Jane Seymour ... (archive footage)

Spice Girls ... Themselves (archive footage)

Gloria Swanson ... Herself (archive footage)
Tommy Trinder ... Himself (archive footage)
Mary Whitehouse ... Herself (archive footage)
Gregory Denham ... (archive footage) (uncredited)

Season 5


Season 5, Episode 1: Kenneth Williams

7 October 2000


Kenneth Williams ... Himself / Various (archive footage)

Nigel Havers ... Himself
Terry Johnson ... Himself - Playwright

John Sessions ... Himself

James Dreyfus ... Himself

David Benson ... Himself
Russell Davies ... Himself
Sandy Wilson ... Himself - Playwright / Composer

John Inman ... Himself

Fenella Fielding ... Herself
Lance Percival ... Himself
Andrew Ray ... Himself
Dennis Main-Wilson ... Himself (archive footage) (as Dennis Main Wilson)
David Hatch ... Himself - Radio Producer
Barry Took ... Himself
Gyles Brandreth ... Himself

Bernard Bresslaw ... (archive footage)
Lorraine Chase ... (archive footage)

Jim Dale ... (archive footage)

David Frost ... Himself (archive footage)

Tony Hancock ... (archive footage)

William Hartnell ... (archive footage)
Russell Harty ... (archive footage)
Simon Hoggart ... (archive footage)
Kenneth Horne ... (archive footage)

Hattie Jacques ... (archive footage)

Sidney James ... (archive footage)

Peter Jones ... (archive footage)

Dilys Laye ... (archive footage)
Tom Lehrer ... (archive footage)
Mavis Nicholson ... Herself (archive footage)

Laurence Olivier ... (archive footage)
Hugh Paddick ... (archive footage)

Michael Parkinson ... (archive footage)
Nicholas Parsons ... (archive footage)

Joan Rivers ... (archive footage)

Joan Sims ... (archive footage)

Barbara Windsor ... (archive footage)

Terry Wogan ... (archive footage)

Season 5, Episode 2: Bernard Manning

11 November 2000

Bernard Manning ... Himself
Duggie Brown ... Himself

Frank Carson ... Himself

Elizabeth Dawn ... Herself (as Liz Dawn)
Felix Dexter ... Himself
Chris Graham ... Himself
Stuart Hall ... Himself
John Hamp ... Himself (as Johnnie Hamp)
Gerald Kaufman ... Himself (as Gerald Kaufman MP)
Bernard Manning Jr. ... Himself (as Bernard Manning Jnr)
Jonathan Margolis ... Himself
Esther Rantzen ... Herself
George Roper ... Himself
Cyril Smith ... Himself (as Sir Cyril Smith)
John Stalker ... Himself
Benny Sternberg ... Himself

William Tarmey ... Himself (as Bill Tarmey)

John Virgo ... Himself

Caroline Aherne ... Mrs. Merton (archive footage)
Colin Crompton ... Concert Chairman (archive footage)
Magnus Magnusson ... Himself (archive footage)

Michael Parkinson ... Himself (archive footage)

Joan Rivers ... Herself (archive footage)
Shep's Banjo Boys ... (archive footage)

Season 5, Episode 3: Ronnie Barker

28 December 2000


Ronnie Barker ... Himself / Various (as Ronnie Barker O.B.E.)
Charlotte Barker ... Herself
Roy Clarke ... Himself

Ronnie Corbett ... Himself

Peter Hall ... Himself (as Sir Peter Hall)
Paul Jackson ... Himself

David Jason ... Himself

John Junkin ... Himself

Michael Palin ... Himself
Richard Stilgoe ... Himself

Josephine Tewson ... Herself

Robert Winston ... Himself (as Professor Robert Winston)
Anthea Askey ... (archive footage)
Mary Baxter ... (archive footage)

Richard Beckinsale ... Lennie Godber (archive footage)

John Cleese ... (archive footage)

Gabrielle Drake ... (archive footage)
Fred Emney ... (archive footage)
Howell Evans ... (archive footage)
Moira Foot ... (archive footage)
The Fred Tomlinson Singers ... (archive footage)
Frank Gatliff ... (archive footage)

Jo Kendall ... (archive footage)

Fulton Mackay ... Mackay (archive footage)

Patrick Macnee ... (archive footage)
Glenn Melvyn ... (archive footage)

Jon Pertwee ... (archive footage)
Danny Ross ... (archive footage)

Shirley Steedman ... (archive footage)
Doris Waters ... (archive footage)
Elsie Waters ... (archive footage)
Jerold Wells ... (archive footage)

Brian Wilde ... Barrowclough (archive footage)

Season 5, Episode 4: Leonard Rossiter

27 December 2001


Leonard Rossiter ... Himself / Rigsby / Reginald Perrin (archive footage)
John Barron ... Himself

Peter Bowles ... Himself
Dick Clement ... Himself

Joan Collins ... Herself
Ray Cooney ... Himself
Gemma Craven ... Herself
Tom Farrell ... Himself - School Friend
William Franklyn ... Himself
Ray Galton ... Himself
Patrick Garland ... Himself

James Grout ... Himself
Ian La Frenais ... Himself
Vernon Lawrence ... Himself
Mark Lewisohn ... Himself

Jonathan Lynn ... Himself
Joseph McGrath ... Himself (as Joe McGrath)

Sue Nicholls ... Himself
David Nobbs ... Himself
Anthony Parker ... Himself
Gillian Raine ... Herself
Camilla Rossiter ... Herself
Alan Simpson ... Himself
Richard Whiteley ... Himself
Trevor Adams ... Tony Webster (archive footage)

Roy Barraclough ... (archive footage)

Richard Beckinsale ... Alan Moore (archive footage)
Michael Bilton ... (archive footage)
Philip Bird ... (archive footage)
Bruce Bould ... David Harris-Jones (archive footage)
Wilfrid Brambell ... Albert Steptoe (archive footage) (as Wilfred Brambell)
Harry H. Corbett ... Harold Steptoe (archive footage)
Michael Cronin ... (archive footage)

Frances de la Tour ... Miss Jones (archive footage)
Ed Devereaux ... (archive footage)
J.G. Devlin ... (archive footage)
Donald Gee ... (archive footage)
Horace George ... (archive footage)
Russell Harty ... Himself (archive footage)
Patricia Hayes ... (archive footage)
Gloria Hunniford ... Herself (archive footage)

David John ... (archive footage)
Roland MacLeod ... (archive footage) (as Roland McLeod)
Eric Morecambe ... (archive footage)

Geoffrey Palmer ... Jimmy Anderson (archive footage)

Andrew Paul ... (archive footage)
Joan Sanderson ... (archive footage)

Elke Sommer ... (archive footage)
Sally-Jane Spencer ... Linda Perrin (archive footage) (as Sally-Ann Spencer)

Don Warrington ... Philip Smith (archive footage)
David Warwick ... Mark (archive footage)
Ernie Wise ... (archive footage)
Pauline Yates ... Elizabeth Perrin (archive footage)

Season 6


Season 6, Episode 1: Mike Yarwood

16 February 2002

Mike Yarwood ... Himself / James Callaghan / David Frost / Bruce Forsyth / Hughie Greene / Bob Monkhouse / Terry Wogan / Larry Grayson / Frankie Howerd / John Cleese / Ken Dodd / Frank Spencer / Tommy Cooper / Neil Kinnock / Robin Day / Harold Wilson / Jimmy Savile / Edward Heath / Denis Healey / Derek Nimmo / Malcolm Muggeridge / Bernard Manning / Albert Steptoe / Harold Steptoe / Eddie Waring / Eric Morecambe / Harry Worth / Patrick Moore / Columbo / Liberace / Max Bygraves / Laurence Olivier / Arthur Worsley / Eamonn Andrews / Jack Jones / Bob Hope / Ronald Reagan / Michael Foot / Margaret Thatcher / Jimmy Carter / Prince Charles / Prince Philip / Andy Williams / Frank Sinatra / Sammy Davis Jr. / John Major / Dave Allen / Danny La Rue (as Mike Yarwood OBE)
John Ammonds ... Himself
Alan Boyd ... Himself
Rory Bremner ... Himself
Janet Brown ... Herself
Bill Cotton ... Himself

Suzanne Danielle ... Herself / Princess Diana (as Suzanne Danielle-Torrance)
Stuart Hall ... Himself
Denis Healey ... Himself (as Lord Healey)
Edward Heath ... Himself (as Sir Edward Heath)
Simon Hoggart ... Himself
Laurie Mansfield ... Himself
Royston Mayoh ... Himself
Patrick Moore ... Himself (as Sir Patrick Moore)
Charlotte Prince ... Herself - Daughter

Jimmy Savile ... Himself (as Sir Jimmy Savile)
Selina Scott ... Herself (archive footage)

John Sessions ... Himself
Neil Shand ... Himself
Clare Yarwood ... Herself - Daughter
Cilla Black ... Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Barbara New ... Queen Elizabeth II (archive footage) (uncredited)

Michael Parkinson ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Season 6, Episode 2: Sidney James

23 February 2002


Sidney James ... Himself / Various (archive footage)

Bruce Forsyth ... Himself

Harry Fowler ... Himself
Vince Powell ... Himself

Moira Lister ... Herself

Harry Rabinowitz ... Himself
Olga Lowe ... Herself

Michael Medwin ... Himself

Barry Norman ... Himself
Alan Simpson ... Himself
Ray Galton ... Himself
Hugh Lloyd ... Himself

Liz Fraser ... Herself
William G. Stewart ... Himself
Carla Lane ... Herself
Diana Coupland ... Herself
Peter Rogers ... Himself
Alan Hume ... Himself
Lance Percival ... Himself

John Inman ... Himself

Shirley Eaton ... Herself
Angela Douglas ... Herself

Dawn Addams ... (archive footage)

Amanda Barrie ... (archive footage)

Bernard Bresslaw ... (archive footage)
Joe Brown ... (archive footage)
Peter Butterworth ... (archive footage)

Charles Chaplin ... (archive footage)
Bonar Colleano ... (archive footage)

Kenneth Connor ... (archive footage)

Bernard Cribbins ... (archive footage)

Tony Curtis ... (archive footage)
Jack Douglas ... (archive footage)

David Farrar ... (archive footage)
Sally Geeson ... (archive footage)

John Gielgud ... (archive footage)

Alec Guinness ... (archive footage)

Tony Hancock ... (archive footage)

Sophie Hardy ... (archive footage)

Charles Hawtrey ... (archive footage)

Percy Herbert ... (archive footage)

Stanley Holloway ... (archive footage)

Hattie Jacques ... (archive footage)
Sam Kydd ... (archive footage)
Justine Lord ... (archive footage)
Max Miller ... (archive footage)

John Mills ... (archive footage)

Kenneth More ... (archive footage)

Peggy Mount ... (archive footage)
Johnny Puleo ... (archive footage)

Joan Sims ... (archive footage)

Tommy Steele ... (archive footage)
Robin Stewart ... (archive footage)

Una Stubbs ... (archive footage)

Harry Towb ... (archive footage)

Kenneth Williams ... (archive footage)

Barbara Windsor ... (archive footage)

Season 6, Episode 3: Spike Milligan

2 March 2002


Spike Milligan ... Himself / Various

Robin Williams ... Himself

Ed Byrne ... Himself
Humphrey Lyttelton ... Himself

Richard Lester ... Himself

Terry Wogan ... Himself
Marcus Brigstocke ... Himself
Denis Norden ... Himself

Larry Gelbart ... Himself

Eric Sykes ... Himself
Norma Farnes ... Herself - Manager

John Bluthal ... Himself

Eddie Izzard ... Himself
John Hegley ... Himself

John Cleese ... Himself

Michael Palin ... Himself
Neil Shand ... Himself
Joseph McGrath ... Himself (as Joe McGrath)
Cliff Morgan ... Himself

Catherine Boyle ... (archive footage) (as Katie Boyle)
Julia Breck ... (archive footage)
Fanny Carby ... (archive footage)
Alan Clare ... (archive footage)

John D. Collins ... (archive footage)
Sadie Corre ... (archive footage)

Allan Cuthbertson ... (archive footage)
Wallace Greenslade ... (archive footage)
Gloria Hunniford ... (archive footage)
David Lodge ... (archive footage)
Arthur Mullard ... (archive footage)
Des O'Connor ... Himself (archive footage)

Michael Parkinson ... Himself (archive footage)

Enn Reitel

Jonathan Ross ... Himself (archive footage)

Harry Secombe ... (archive footage)

Peter Sellers ... (archive footage)
Keith Smith ... (archive footage)
Stella Tanner ... (archive footage)
Bob Todd ... (archive footage)
Rita Webb ... (archive footage)

Season 6, Episode 4: Hattie Jacques

9 March 2002


Hattie Jacques ... Various (archive footage)
Tony Bilbow ... Himself
Russell Davies ... Himself
Angela Douglas ... Herself
Christine Hamilton ... Herself

Anita Harris ... Herself
Lesley Joseph ... Herself

Bill Kerr ... Himself

Dilys Laye ... Herself
Joan Le Mesurier ... Herself
Robin Le Mesurier ... Himself

Miriam Margolyes ... Herself
Sheridan Morley ... Himself
Mo Mowlam ... Herself
Claire Rayner ... Herself
Peter Rogers ... Himself

Patsy Rowlands ... Herself
Mary Selway ... Herself

Eric Sykes ... Himself

Charles Hawtrey ... (archive footage)

James Hayter ... (archive footage)

Frankie Howerd ... (archive footage)

Sidney James ... (archive footage)

Griffith Jones ... (archive footage)

Tom Jones ... (archive footage)

John Le Mesurier ... (archive footage)

Reg Lye ... (archive footage)

Terry Scott ... (archive footage)

Joan Sims ... (archive footage)

Richard Wattis ... (archive footage)

Kenneth Williams ... (archive footage)

Barbara Windsor ... (archive footage)

Norman Wisdom ... (archive footage)

Terry Wogan ... (archive sound)

Season 6, Episode 5: Ronnie Corbett

16 March 2002


Ronnie Corbett ... Himself (as Ronnie Corbett OBE)

Harry Hill ... Himself
Stanley Baxter ... Himself
Barry Cryer ... Himself

Edward Hardwicke ... Himself
Bill Cotton ... Himself
Danny La Rue ... Himself
Anne Hart ... Herself
Dick Vosburgh ... Himself

Ronnie Barker ... Himself

Terry Hughes ... Himself
Ian Davidson ... Himself

Rosemary Leach ... Herself
Ray Cooney ... Himself

John Lithgow ... Himself
Peter Vincent ... Himself
Patrick Garland ... Himself

Jim Tavaré ... Himself

Wendy Allnutt ... (archive footage)
Eamonn Andrews ... (archive footage)

John Cleese ... (archive footage)

Ivor Dean ... (archive footage)
Sheila Fearn ... (archive footage)

Bruce Forsyth ... (archive footage)
Diane Hart ... (archive footage)
Barbara Lott ... Mrs. Lumsden (archive footage)
Henry McGee ... (archive footage)

Paul Merton ... (archive footage)
William Moore ... (archive footage)
Claire Neilson ... (archive footage)
Ronald Shiner ... (archive footage)
Dilys Watling ... (archive footage)

Season 6, Episode 6: Dick Emery

13 April 2002

Dick Emery ... Himself (archive footage)
Russ Abbot ... Himself
Brad Ashton ... Himself
Tim Barrett ... (archive footage)

Michael Bates ... (archive footage)
Michael Bentine ... (archive footage)
Marcus Brigstocke ... Himself
Peter Brough ... (archive footage)
Garry Bushell ... Himself
Jonathan Cecil ... Himself
Gordon Clyde ... (archive footage)
Pat Coombs ... Herself
Bill Cotton ... Himself (as Sir Bill Cotton)
Anna Dawson ... (archive footage)
Peter Elliott ... Himself
Mario Fabrizi ... (archive footage)

Harry Fowler ... Himself
William Franklyn ... Himself

William Hartnell ... (archive footage)
Fay Hillier ... Herself

Roy Hudd ... Himself

John Inman ... Himself

Sidney James ... (archive footage)

Roy Kinnear ... (archive footage)

Ronald Leigh-Hunt ... (archive footage) (as Ronald Leigh Hunt)
David Lodge ... Himself
Ted Lune ... (archive footage)

Francis Matthews ... (archive footage)
Ernest Maxin ... Himself

Spike Milligan ... (archive footage)

John Mills ... Himself (as Sir John Mills)
Royce Mills ... (archive footage)
Dandy Nichols ... (archive footage)
Julian Orchard ... (archive footage)

Bill Pertwee ... Himself

Leslie Phillips ... (archive footage)
Roy Plomley ... (archive footage)
Steve Plytas ... (archive footage)
Ralph Reader ... (archive footage)

Beryl Reid ... (archive footage)
Roger Royle ... Himself
John Rutland ... (archive footage)

Andrew Sachs ... Himself

Peter Sellers ... (archive footage)

Joan Sims ... (archive footage)

Sylvia Syms ... (archive footage)
Henri Szeps ... (archive footage)
Leon Thau ... (archive footage)

Richard Todd ... (archive footage)
Stuart Wagstaff ... (archive footage)
Bert Weedon ... Himself
Dale Winton ... Himself

Norman Wisdom ... (archive footage)

Season 7


Season 7, Episode 1: Max Wall

2 January 2003

Max Wall ... Himself (archive footage)

Larry Adler ... Himself
Terry Alderton ... Himself

Hywel Bennett ... Himself

Dora Bryan ... Herself
Deborah Bull ... Herself

Simon Callow ... Himself
Max Clifford ... Himself
Colin Crompton ... (archive footage)
Russell Davies ... Himself

Betty Driver ... Herself
David Drummond ... Himself

Maggi Hambling ... Herself
Anne Hart ... (archive footage) (as Ann Hart)

Ewan Hooper ... Himself

Roy Hudd ... Himself
Bernard Manning ... (archive footage)

Leo McKern ... (archive footage)
Celia Moreton-Prichard ... Herself - Landlady
John Osborne ... Himself (archive footage)

Michael Parkinson ... Himself

Angela Pleasence ... Herself
Michael Pointon ... Himself

Harry Relph ... Himself (archive footage) (as Little Tich)
Griff Rhys Jones ... Himself

Elizabeth Seal ... Herself

Jack Shepherd ... Himself
Wayne Sleep ... Himself

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