The Marty Feldman Comedy Machine

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The Marty Feldman Comedy Machine
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GenreComedy
Written byMarty Feldman
Spike Milligan
Barry Levinson
Larry Gelbart
Rudy De Luca
Tim Brooke-Taylor
StarringMarty Feldman
Spike Milligan
John Junkin
Hugh Paddick
Frances de la Tour
Barry Levinson
Composer(s)Jack Parnell
Country of originUnited Kingdom
United States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes14
Production
Producer(s)Larry Gelbart
Running time60 mins (UK)
30 mins (USA)
Production company(s)ATV
ABC TV
DistributorITC Entertainment
Release
Original networkITV (ATV Production)
ABC TV
First shown in1 October 1971 (UK)
12 April 1972 (USA)

The Marty Feldman Comedy Machine is a 1971 comedy-variety sketch show starring British comedian Marty Feldman.

Co-produced by ATV in the UK and ABC TV in the United States, it was recorded at ATV's Elstree Studios. It features opening and closing credits animated by Terry Gilliam, as well as featuring guest appearances by Spike Milligan, John Junkin and Frances de la Tour. It also featured sketches written by Barry Levinson and Larry Gelbart.

Long unavailable, the complete series was to be released on DVD in the UK through Network on 6 June 2016.[1] However, the release has been postponed indefinitely for unspecified reasons.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Marty Feldman Comedy Machine (The): The Complete Series". Network ON AIR. 2015-11-01.