Another Fine Mess - 80 Years Of Laurel And Hardy

Sir Norman Wisdom pays tribute to one of the worlds most famous comedy partnerships.

It's 80 years since Hal Roach teamed up Stan Laurel with Oliver Hardy for an on-screen double act which earned them the distinction of perhaps the greatest of all Hollywood comedy duos.

80 Years of Laurel Hardy looks back at their careers with the help of veteran Hollywood actress Jean Darling (who starred with them on the film Babes in Toyland).

With some previously unheard anecdotes, Jean recalls what they were like on and off screen, how they were masters of timing and how they compared to contemporaries like Charlie Chaplin.

And with the help of famous fans including Ken Dodd, Taggart star Alex Norton as well as contributions from writer Neil Brand, Another Fine Mess also examines Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy's enduring legacy.

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Sir Norman Wisdom pays tribute to one of the worlds most famous comedy partnerships.

It's 80 years since Hal Roach teamed up Stan Laurel with Oliver Hardy for an on-screen double act which earned them the distinction of perhaps the greatest of all Hollywood comedy duos.

80 Years of Laurel Hardy looks back at their careers with the help of veteran Hollywood actress Jean Darling (who starred with them on the film Babes in Toyland).

With some previously unheard anecdotes, Jean recalls what they were like on and off screen, how they were masters of timing and how they compared to contemporaries like Charlie Chaplin.

And with the help of famous fans including Ken Dodd, Taggart star Alex Norton as well as contributions from writer Neil Brand, Another Fine Mess also examines Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy's enduring legacy.