Famous For 15 Minutes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900123]

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: Erika Roe

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900130]

Unknown: Jenni Mills.

Unknown: Liz Gillespie

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900206]

Unknown: Jenni Murray.

Unknown: Leila Williams

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900213]

Unknown: Jenni Mills.

Unknown: Terry Brooks

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900220]

Unknown: Jenni Mills.

Unknown: Helen Morgan

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900227]

Unknown: Jenni Mills.

Unknown: Ray Wilson

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910402]

'In the future everyone will be famous for 15 minutes.'

(Andy Warhol, 1968). In the first of six programmes, Jenni Mills talks to people who were famous for 15 minutes and discovers what happened after.

Ten years ago you could hardly open a tabloid newspaper without seeing some mention of John Knight - 'Superdad'. He lived on Bodmin Moor and spent his time jogging between his two wives and 26 children.

Producer Sarah Rowlands

Contributors

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: John Knight

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910402]

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: John Knight

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910409]

Jenni Mills talks to six people who enjoyed a moment of fame.

2: In 1964, before her 16th birthday, Monica Rose was cheeking contestants with Hughie Green on ITV's Double

Your Money.

Producer Sarah Rowlands

Contributors

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: Monica Rose

Unknown: Hughie Green

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910409]

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: Monica Rose

Unknown: Hughie Green

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910416]

Jenni Mills talks to six people who were famous for 15 minutes and discovers what happened after their 15 minutes were up.

3: On 7 August 1974, Patrick McCarthy , a young man fresh out of opera school, was sitting in the audience at the Royal Albert Hall for Carminn Burana , the highlight of a Prom concert. Suddenly one of the soloists collapsed, and Patrick McCarthy took his place.

Producer Sarah Rowlands

Contributors

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: Patrick McCarthy

Unknown: Albert Hall

Unknown: Carminn Burana

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910416]

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: Patrick McCarthy

Unknown: Albert Hall

Unknown: Carminn Burana

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910423]

Jenni Mills talks to six people who were famous for 15 minutes and discovers what happened after their 15 minutes were up.

4: In 1967, 23-year-old

Stephanie Sweet became involved in arguably the most important drugs case of the decade. Her tenants had been caught smoking cannabis and charged with possession of drugs. Stephanie Sweet was only their landlady, but she was arrested too.

Producer Sarah Rowlands

Contributors

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: Stephanie Sweet

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910423]

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: Stephanie Sweet

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910430]

Jenni Mills talks to six people who enjoyed a moment of fame.

5: Forty years ago, 29-year-old Gerald Campion shot to fame as Billy Bunter. Producer Sarah Rowlands

Contributors

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: Gerald Campion

Unknown: Billy Bunter.

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910430]

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: Gerald Campion

Unknown: Billy Bunter.

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910507]

The last of the series in which Jenni Mills talks to six people.

In 1965, 17-year-old

Twinkle shot up the charts with her one big hit Terry. Producer Sarah Rowlands

Contributors

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910507]

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920305]

Jenni Mills talks to four people who were famous for 15 minutes, and discovers what happened after their 15 minutes were up.

1: Ten years ago you could hardly open a tabloid newspaper without seeing some mention of John Knight - "Superdad". He lived on Bodmin Moor and spent his time jogging between his two wives and 26 children.

Producer Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920305]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920312]

This week Jenni Mills talks to Monica Rose , the woman who shot to fame on Hughie Green 's 1960s show Double Your Money at the tender age of 15.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920312]

Unknown: Monica Rose

Unknown: Hughie Green

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920319]

Jenni Mills talks to people who were famous for a short period of time. 3: On 7 August 1974,

Patrick McCarthy , a young man fresh out of opera school, was sitting in the audience at the Royal

Albert Hall for Carmina

Burana, the highlight of a Prom concert. Suddenly one of the soloists collapsed, and Patrick McCarthy took his place. Producer Sarah Rowlands (Rpt;

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920319]

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: Patrick McCarthy

Unknown: Albert Hall

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920326]

Jenni Mills talks to the last of four people who had a brief taste of fame. In 1965, 17-year-old

Twinkle shot up the charts with her one big hit, Terry. Producer Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920326]

Talks: Jenni Mills

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920518]

In the first of two I programmes Jenni Mills talks to people who were famous for a short period t of time. On 7th August 1974, Patrick McCarthy was in the audience for the highlight of a Prom Concert. The soloist collapsed, and Patrick McCarthy took his place. Producer Sarah Rowlands.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920518]

Unknown: Patrick McCarthy

Producer: Sarah Rowlands.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920525]

with Jenni Mills.

In 1965, 17-year-old

Twinkle shot up the charts with her one big hit Terry. Producer Sarah Rowlands. (Rpti

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920525]

Unknown: Jenni Mills.

Producer: Sarah Rowlands.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930304]

Jenni Mills talks to people who were famous for a short period of time and finds out what happened next.

1: In 1968, Mark Lester , aged 8, was chosen to star in the film Oliver.

Producer Sarah Rowlands

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19930304]

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: Mark Lester

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930311]

Jenni Mills talks to people who were famous for a short period of time, and finds out what happened next.

2: Diana Gould was an unknown housewife from Cirencester, until one evening in May when she made television history and put Mrs Thatcher on the spot. Producer Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930311]

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: Diana Gould

Unknown: Mrs Thatcher

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930318]

Jenni Mills talks to people who were famous for a short period of time.

3: In the late 60s and early 70s, John Baker found fame as "Bernie the Bolt" on the TV game show The Golden Shot.

Producer Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930318]

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: John Baker

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930325]

Jenni Mills talks to people who were famous for a short period of time.

4: In July 1982,

Michael Fagan broke into the Queen's bedroom at Buckingham Palace.

Producer Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930325]

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: Michael Fagan

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930401]

Jenni Mills talks to people who were famous for a short period of time. 5: From 1974 to

Barbara Edwards was British television's first weather woman. Neat, sensible, practical, she wore tank tops and talked knowledgeably of isobars, windspeed and barometric pressure. And then she vanished from the screen.

Producer Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930401]

Talks: Jenni Mills

Unknown: Barbara Edwards

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930408]

In the last in the series Jenni Mills talks to sky-diver Noel Farrelly , the "Man who fell to Earth".

Producer Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930408]

Unknown: Noel Farrelly

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931204]

Jenni Mills talks to five people who were famous for a short period of time, and discovers what happened to them after their 15 minutes were up.

1: In 1968, Mark Lester was only 8 when, from more than 5,000 hopefuls, he was picked to play Oliver in the film. Producer Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931204]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19931211]

Jenni Mills talks to people who were famous for a short period of time, and finds out what happened to them after their 15 minutes were up.

2: Diana Gould was an unknown housewife from Cirencester until one evening in May 1983 when she made television history and put Mrs Thatcher on the spot.

Producer Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931211]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19931225]

3: In the late 60s and early 70s, people who tuned in on Sunday afternoons for The Golden Shot. Jenni Millls talks to John Baker

, aka "Berniethe Bolt". Producer Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931225]

Talks: Jenni Millls

Unknown: John Baker

Producer: Sarah Rowlands

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970103]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970103]

Jenni Mills meets George Lazenby , the man who once played

James Bond and is now a property developer. Producer Sarah Rowlands Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970103]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970103]

Unknown: Jenni Mills

Unknown: George Lazenby

Unknown: James Bond

Producer: Sarah Rowlands