Live From….

Live From....A Theatre In The West End Of London Live From... refers to a series of television variety shows in the great tradition set by Sunday Night At The Palladium.  There were forty three shows screened ...
title card to tv game show tarby's frame game

Look Who’s In The Frame……

Tarby's Frame Game, 1987 Another Game Show, another comedian. Jimmy Tarbuck was the presenter in this ITV Game Show.  Produced by Yorkshire Television it ran for three series between 1987 and 1989, running ...

Odds Make Points In …….

Winner Takes All, 1975 An old game show from 1970's Friday nights, hosted by another comedian, this time it's Jimmy Tarbuck. Winner Takes All first aired in 1975, hosted by Jimmy Tarbuck it ran until 1987, ...
big break hosted by jim davidson is a good example of comedians presenting game shows

The Comedian’s Other Job ?

The Comedian And The Gameshow Some of today’s most popular comedy shows are in fact panel games or game shows.  These are either presented by or feature panels of popular comedians. So we thought we’d go ba...

Jimmy Tarbuck OBE, 1940 – Present

A national institution, Jimmy Tarbuck is one of Britain's best loved comedians and one the few all time greats still with us. Famous for hosting many a variety show such as Live from Her Majesty's, Jimmy Tar...