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The quintessential quickfire stand-up comedy show, The Comedians is one of the great successes of ITV1 - lasting from 1971 until 1993 and making household names of many of its stars. With routines that were honed to perfection in the hard-knock territory of Northern working men's clubs, Frank Carson, Charlie Williams, Bernard Manning, Colin Crompton and Ken Goodwin all became masters of the one-liner and the knowing wink.

The Comedians was immediately popular with the viewing public scoring high ratings and gaining a BAFTA nomination for Best Light Entertainment Programme. It lasted for eleven series and several specials over twenty-two years. this specially-created compilation from its early years contains some of the best moments from series one., The quintessential quickfire stand-up comedy show, The Comedians is one of the great successes of ITV1 - lasting from 1971 until 1993 and making household names of many of its stars. With routines that were honed to perfection in the hard-knock territory of Northern working men's clubs, Frank Carson, Charlie Williams, Bernard Manning, Colin Crompton and Ken Goodwin all became masters of the one-liner and the knowing wink.

The Comedians was immediately popular with the viewing public scoring high ratings and gaining a BAFTA nomination for Best Light Entertainment Programme. It lasted for eleven series and several specials over twenty-two years. this specially-created compilation from its early years contains some of the best moments from series one.

Special Features:

  • Ken Goodwin's Year: First transmitted on 25 January 1972, this documentary (made
studio:
Network
Director:
Wally Butler
Certificate:
E
Actor:
Bernard Manning

Charlie Williams

Colin Crompton

Ken Goodwin

Frank Carson
Aspect Ratio:
4:3
Main Language:
English
Number of Discs:
1
Region:
2
Age:
over 50

The Comedians - The Best Of The Comedians

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Zavvi - The Home of Pop Culture

The quintessential quickfire stand-up comedy show, The Comedians is one of the great successes of ITV1 - lasting from 1971 until 1993 and making household names of many of its stars. With routines that were honed to perfection in the hard-knock territory of Northern working men's clubs, Frank Carson, Charlie Williams, Bernard Manning, Colin Crompton and Ken Goodwin all became masters of the one-liner and the knowing wink.

The Comedians was immediately popular with the viewing public scoring high ratings and gaining a BAFTA nomination for Best Light Entertainment Programme. It lasted for eleven series and several specials over twenty-two years. this specially-created compilation from its early years contains some of the best moments from series one., The quintessential quickfire stand-up comedy show, The Comedians is one of the great successes of ITV1 - lasting from 1971 until 1993 and making household names of many of its stars. With routines that were honed to perfection in the hard-knock territory of Northern working men's clubs, Frank Carson, Charlie Williams, Bernard Manning, Colin Crompton and Ken Goodwin all became masters of the one-liner and the knowing wink.

The Comedians was immediately popular with the viewing public scoring high ratings and gaining a BAFTA nomination for Best Light Entertainment Programme. It lasted for eleven series and several specials over twenty-two years. this specially-created compilation from its early years contains some of the best moments from series one.

Special Features:

  • Ken Goodwin's Year: First transmitted on 25 January 1972, this documentary (made
studio:
Network
Director:
Wally Butler
Certificate:
E
Actor:
Bernard Manning

Charlie Williams

Colin Crompton

Ken Goodwin

Frank Carson
Aspect Ratio:
4:3
Main Language:
English
Number of Discs:
1
Region:
2
Age:
over 50

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The comedians

Love watching the old comics, there's no swearing so your nan will laugh along, watching them makes you realise how sorely missed they are. Great value for money and very funny, just wish it ran a bit longer.

The Best Of The Comedians

I recieved The Comedians - The Best Of The Comedians and loved it. It's excellent quality.