eric morecambe and ernie wise enjoyed tv success for over twenty years

The Eric Morecambe And Ernie Wise Show

The Eric Morecambe And Ernie Wise Show 1975 - 1978 Many people regard the 1970's as the heyday of British Comedy and so it's fitting that they also regard the 1970's as Morecambe And Wise's greatest work.I...
eric morecambe and ernie wise enjoyed tv success for over twenty years

The Morecambe And Wise Story

Were These Two Britain's Best Loved Double Act? The famous partnership of Morecambe and Wise, began in 1941, when they were each booked separately to appear in Jack Hylton's revue, Youth Takes a Bow at the Not...
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Lenny Henry Hitting The Double

Lenny Henry Hitting The Double Comedy favourite Sir Lenny Henry is returning to his comic roots as he joins digital TV channel GOLD later this year.UKTV has announced the veteran funnyman will host a three...
early morecambe and wise in two of a kind

Two Of A Kind

Two Of A Kind, 1961 After coming together in the 1940's, Morecambe and Wise made their 1950's television breakthrough with a show called Running Wild.  Not well received, they would continue playing live whils...

Shakespeare It’s Not !

The Importance Of Being Ernie, 1993 The Importance Of Being Ernie was one off documentary detailing the later career of Ernie Wise.  The program was made in 1993 for the BBC Omnibus series .The documentary...
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The All Time Greats

Are These Among Britain's All Time Greatest Entertainers? Today, 22nd February 2018, Sir Bruce Forsyth would have been 90, had we not lost him last year.  Bruce was among a now dwindling group of entertainers ...

70 Years Of British Comedy – 1960’s

Part Three - The 1960's - An Offer ? Continuing our look back at some of the the highlights in British Comedy over the last 70 years we reach the 1960's.  In this post you'll read about two comedians making a ...
morecvambe and wise night train to murder their final work together

Morecambe And Wise, Night Train To Murder

Morecambe And Wise, Night Train To Murder, 1984 And this is where the story ends.  Night Train To Murder was the last work that Eric and Ernie worked on together before Eric's sad death in 1984.The move ba...