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(1956–1968)

Full Cast & Crew

Series Directed by 

Michael Hurll ... (1 episode, 1968)

Series Writing Credits  

Eric Davidson ... (1 episode, 1968)
Jimmy Grafton ... (101 episodes, 1956-1964)
Robert Gray ... (10 episodes, 1964-1965)
Eddie Gurney ... (10 episodes, 1957)
Arthur Pastor ... (10 episodes, 1957)

Series Cast  

Billy Cotton ...
 Himself - and his Band (153 episodes, 1956-1968)
Kathie Kay ...
 Herself / ... (135 episodes, 1957-1968)
Alan Breeze ...
 Himself / ... (131 episodes, 1956-1965)
The Leslie Roberts Silhouettes ...
 Themselves - Dancers / ... (109 episodes, 1956-1964)
The High-Lights ...
 Themselves - Performers (100 episodes, 1957-1964)
Russ Conway ...
 Himself - Pianist / ... (54 episodes, 1958-1965)
Jeremy Lloyd ...
 Himself (23 episodes, 1959-1961)
The Cotton Singers ...
 Themselves (23 episodes, 1964-1967)
Malcolm Goddard ...
 Themselves (16 episodes, 1964-1965)
Doreen Stephens ...
 Herself (15 episodes, 1956)
Mrs. Mills ...
 Herself (13 episodes, 1961-1966)
Ted Rogers ...
 Himself (11 episodes, 1963-1968)
The John Tiller Girls ...
 Themselves - Dancers (11 episodes, 1966-1968)
Al Koran ...
 Himself (8 episodes, 1956)
Rita Williams ...
 Themselves (8 episodes, 1956)
Grisha Farfel ...
 Herself / ... (8 episodes, 1964-1965)
Matt Monro ...
 Himself / ... (7 episodes, 1961-1968)
Alma Cogan ...
 Herself / ... (6 episodes, 1958-1964)
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 Himself (6 episodes, 1961-1968)
Jon Tremaine ...
 Himself (6 episodes, 1968)
Fred Emney ...
 Himself (5 episodes, 1957-1961)
Jimmy Edmonson ...
 Himself (5 episodes, 1964-1965)
Peter J. Elliott ...
 Himself (5 episodes, 1964-1965)
Emmwood ...
 Himself (4 episodes, 1957)
David Langdon ...
 Himself (4 episodes, 1957)
Lonnie Donegan ...
 Himself / ... (4 episodes, 1958-1964)
Vanessa Lee ...
 Herself (4 episodes, 1958-1960)
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 Himself / ... (4 episodes, 1961-1963)
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 Themselves (4 episodes, 1961-1963)
Frankie Vaughan ...
 Himself / ... (4 episodes, 1962-1964)
Danny Williams ...
 Himself / ... (4 episodes, 1962-1964)
The Seekers ...
 Themselves (4 episodes, 1965-1968)
Jimmy Edwards ...
 Himself (3 episodes, 1957-1968)
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 Himself (3 episodes, 1959-1961)
Tommy Cooper ...
 Himself (3 episodes, 1960-1962)
The Three Monarchs ...
 Themselves / ... (3 episodes, 1961-1962)
Temperance Seven ...
 Themselves (3 episodes, 1961)
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 Herself (3 episodes, 1964-1968)
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 Himself / ... (3 episodes, 1964-1968)
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 Himself (3 episodes, 1964-1968)
Freddie Earlle ...
 Himself (3 episodes, 1964)
Ray Fell ...
 Himself (3 episodes, 1967-1968)
Jimmy James ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1957-1963)
Harry Secombe ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1957-1963)
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 Himself (2 episodes, 1958-1967)
Eve Boswell ...
 Herself (2 episodes, 1959-1961)
The Kaye Sisters ...
 Themselves (2 episodes, 1960-1967)
Craig Douglas ...
 Himself / ... (2 episodes, 1961-1962)
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 Himself / ... (2 episodes, 1961-1962)
Peter Goodwright ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1962-1963)
Joe Brown and The Bruvvers ...
 Themselves - Performers (2 episodes, 1962-1963)
Dickie Henderson ...
 Himself / ... (2 episodes, 1962)
Daniel Remy ...
 Himself - Singer (2 episodes, 1963)
Ralph Reader ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1964-1968)
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 Himself / ... (2 episodes, 1964-1968)
Terry Scott ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1964-1967)
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 Himself (2 episodes, 1964-1966)
Mike Hope ...
 Himself / ... (2 episodes, 1964-1966)
Albie Keen ...
 Himself / ... (2 episodes, 1964-1966)
Gerry and the Pacemakers ...
 Themselves (2 episodes, 1964-1965)
Val Doonican ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1964)
Pierre and Co ...
 Themselves (2 episodes, 1964)
Cilla Black ...
 Herself (2 episodes, 1965-1968)
Dusty Springfield ...
 Herself (2 episodes, 1965-1968)
The New Christy Minstrels ...
 Themselves (2 episodes, 1967-1968)
Mike Newman ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1967-1968)
The Tremeloes ...
 Themselves (2 episodes, 1967-1968)
Scott Walker ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1967-1968)
Mike Yarwood ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1967-1968)
John Maus ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1967)
Jack Douglas ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1968)
Nigel Hopkins ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1968)
Solomon King ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1968)
Don Maclean ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1968)
Western Brothers ...
 Themselves (1 episode, 1957)
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 Herself (1 episode, 1957)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1957)
The Jolaes Puppets ...
 Themselves (1 episode, 1957)
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 Herself (1 episode, 1958)
Jo Jac and Joni ...
 Themselves (1 episode, 1958)
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 Herself (1 episode, 1958)
Max Bygraves ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1959)
Harry Corbett ...
 Himself - with Sooty (1 episode, 1959)
Percy Press ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1959)
Yana ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1959)
Frank Cook ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1960)
Billy Fury ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1960)
Dave King ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1960)
Pat Kirkwood ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1960)
Harry Worth ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1960)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1961)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1961)
Hattie Jacques ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1961)
Stubby Kaye ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1961)
Bruno Martino ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1961)
Glen Mason ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1961)
Peters Sisters ...
 Themselves (1 episode, 1961)
Andy Stewart ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1961)
John Williams ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1961)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1962)
Michael Bentine ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1962)
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 Herself (1 episode, 1962)
Acker Bilk ...
 Himself - Performer (1 episode, 1963)
Jet Harris ...
 Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1963)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1963)
Ellis Jackson ...
 Himself - Singer (1 episode, 1963)
Tony Meehan ...
 Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1963)
Renato Rascel ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1963)
The Roulettes ...
 Themselves (1 episode, 1963)
The Springfields ...
 Themselves - Performers (1 episode, 1963)
Billy J. Kramer and the Dakotas ...
 Themselves (1 episode, 1964)
Gene Detroy ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1964)
Juli Devonshire ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1964)
Bud Flanagan ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1964)
Neville King ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1964)
Kathy Kirby ...
 Herself - Singer (1 episode, 1964)
The Marquis Chimps ...
 Themselves (1 episode, 1964)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1964)
Julie Rogers ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1964)
Helen Shapiro ...
 Herself - Singer (1 episode, 1964)
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 Herself (1 episode, 1964)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1965)
The Fourmost ...
 Themselves (1 episode, 1965)
Joyce Grenfell ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1965)
Ronnie Hilton ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1965)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1965)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1965)
Arthur Worsley ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1965)
Ivor Emmanuel ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1966)
The Bachelors ...
 Themselves (1 episode, 1967)
Leslie Crowther ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1967)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1967)
Freddie Davies ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1967)
Derek Dene ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1967)
The Gang Show ...
 Themselves (1 episode, 1967)
Frank Ifield ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1967)
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 Herself (1 episode, 1967)
Henry McGee ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1967)
Lance Percival ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1967)
Ray Alan ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1968)
Moira Anderson ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1968)
The Clancy Brothers ...
 Themselves (1 episode, 1968)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1968)
Irving Davies ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1968)
Les Dawson ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1968)
Judith Durham ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1968)
Dick Emery ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1968)
Bobbie Gentry ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1968)
Johnny Hackett ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1968)
Anita Harris ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1968)
The Herculians ...
 Themselves (1 episode, 1968)
Vince Hill ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1968)
Edmund Hockridge ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1968)
Jimmy Logan ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1968)
Tommy Makem ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1968)
Kenneth McKellar ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1968)
The Osipov Balalaika Festival Orchestra ...
 Themselves (1 episode, 1968)
Don Partridge ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1968)
Gene Pitney ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1968)
John Rowles ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1968)
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 Herself (1 episode, 1968)
George Truzzi ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1968)
Reg Varney ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1968)

Series Produced by 

Leslie Roberts ... associate producer (100 episodes, 1957-1964)
Bill Cotton ... producer (77 episodes, 1957-1962)
Michael Hurll ... producer (24 episodes, 1963-1968)
Johnnie Stewart ... producer (16 episodes, 1962-1963)
Brian Tesler ... producer (15 episodes, 1956)
Duncan Wood ... producer (1 episode, 1960)

Series Film Editing by 

Tom Poore ... (1 episode, 1964)
Ted Walter ... (1 episode, 1964)

Series Production Design by 

Lionel Radford ... (34 episodes, 1961-1963)
Colin Pigott ... (12 episodes, 1963-1965)
Malcolm Goulding ... (9 episodes, 1959-1960)
Robert MacGowan ... (8 episodes, 1963-1964)
Guy Sheppard ... (6 episodes, 1956)
Cephas Howard ... (6 episodes, 1960-1961)
George Djurkovic ... (4 episodes, 1956-1960)
Douglas Smith ... (3 episodes, 1958-1959)
Malcolm Middleton ... (3 episodes, 1963)
Clifford Hatts ... (2 episodes, 1958)
Tony Abbott ... (2 episodes, 1960-1961)
Raymond Cusick ... (2 episodes, 1963)
Barry Learoyd ... (1 episode, 1956)
Richard Henry ... (1 episode, 1957)
Stewart Marshall ... (1 episode, 1957)
Eileen Diss ... (1 episode, 1960)
Harry Smith ... (1 episode, 1960)
Audley Southcott ... (1 episode, 1960)
Julia Trevelyan Oman ... (1 episode, 1960)
Ridley Scott ... (1 episode, 1964)

Series Makeup Department 

Joy Partleton ... makeup artist (1 episode, 1964)

Series Sound Department 

Len Shorey ... sound (7 episodes, 1964-1965)

Series Camera and Electrical Department 

John Treays ... lighting (3 episodes, 1965)
Dickie Higham ... lighting (2 episodes, 1964-1965)
James Balfour ... film cameraman (2 episodes, 1964)
John Tiley ... film cameraman (1 episode, 1964)

Series Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Jane Scrase-Dickins ... costume supervisor (38 episodes, 1957-1959)
Jane Roberts ... costumes by (22 episodes, 1963-1965)

Series Music Department 

Harry Rabinowitz ... associate conductor (61 episodes, 1960-1965)
Jackie Brown ... associate conductor (1 episode, 1964)
Robert Gray ... original lyrics (1 episode, 1964)
Grisha Farfel ... trumpet (1 episode, 1965)
Ronnie Hazlehurst ... musical director (1 episode, 1968)

Series Other crew 

Leslie Roberts ... choreography (109 episodes, 1956-1964)
Malcolm Goddard ... staging by (16 episodes, 1964-1965)
Gene Detroy ... chimpanzee trainer (1 episode, 1964)
Barbara Aitken ... choreography: The Tiller Girls (1 episode, 1968)

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