Heroes Of Comedy was a British TV Documentary series that followed on from a feature length program previously screened in December 1992.
The series that followed began broadcasting in 1995 with what would be the first of 30 episodes over 7 series running until 2003.
For the episode on Max Miller, an animatronic Miller was created for the programme and performed by David Barclay, Dave Chapman and Mike Quinn.
The show was produced by Thames Television for Channel 4.
The series presented profiles of a wide range of well-known, classic names from the world of comedy.
Each episode focused on an individual comic or comedy act, profiling both their career and personal lives with anecdotes from family, friends, colleagues, and illustrated by video and audio clips of their work.
Series Seven (1 episode only)
Channel: Channel 4
Written and Produced By: John Fisher
Production Company: Thames Television for Channel 4
Original Transmission Dates: 1st January 1995 – 2nd January 2003