Bring Me Morecambe & Wise

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Bring Me Morecambe & Wise
Narrated by Victoria Wood
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 1
No. of episodes 5 (list of episodes)
Production
Running time 60 minutes
Release
Original network Gold
Original release 21 November (2012-11-21) –
19 December 2012 (2012-12-19)

Bring Me Morecambe & Wise is a five-part television documentary series that goes behind the scenes of one of Morecambe and Wise acts.[1] The series was first shown on UK television station Gold in November 2012. The first of five sixty minute shows aired on 21 November 2012.[2][3]

In the series, people close to the duo are interviewed about their shared experiences during the 1970s and 1980s.[4] The series also showcases never-before-seen sketches and routines from the double act and clips from some of their earliest TV performances, as well as an interview with Eric Morecambe's wife Joan.[5][6][7]

Episode list[edit]

# Title Air date
1 "From Stage to Screen" 21 November 2012 (2012-11-21)
2 "The Guest Stars" 28 November 2012 (2012-11-28)
3 "At Home with Eric and Ern" 5 December 2012 (2012-12-05)
4 "The Plays Wot Ernie Wrote" 12 December 2012 (2012-12-12)
5 "Christmas" 19 December 2012 (2012-12-19)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "GOLD Unveils Unseen Sketches In Bring Me Morecambe And Wise". UKTV.co.uk. 7 June 2012. Retrieved 21 November 2012. [permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Morecambe & Wise breakfast scene named 'most iconic sketch'". Digital Spy. 21 November 2012. Retrieved 21 November 2012. 
  3. ^ "The Morecambe And Wise Story". Britishclassiccomedy. 15 November 2012. Archived from the original on 19 April 2013. Retrieved 21 November 2012. 
  4. ^ "Bring Me Morecambe & Wise". Comedy.co.uk. Retrieved 21 November 2012. 
  5. ^ "Morecambe and Wise Documentary Uncovers Lost Sketch". Radio Times. 21 November 2012. Retrieved 21 November 2012. 
  6. ^ "Bring me Morecambe and Wise". Virgin Media. 21 November 2012. Retrieved 21 November 2012. 
  7. ^ "If you thought you knew Morecambe & Wise inside out you're in for a treat with a show featuring lost footage of the legendary comedy double act". Daily Mail. 9 November 2012. Retrieved 21 November 2012. 

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