First Draft

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How was the motley troop in `Dad's Army' recruited, and what were the origins of `Porridge'? In the first of two programmes Harry Thompson talks to comedy writers, actors and producers about the process by which a glimmer of an idea is transformed into an award-winning comedy.

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In the second of two programmes, Harry Thompson talks to writers, actors and producers about the process of getting a beautifully crafted comedy script from VDU to video.