The Frost Years

David Frost was one of the first British broadcasters to subject politicians to the kind of scrutiny and satire which is now the norm.

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Sir David and guests discuss the effect of That Was The Week That Was and the 60s satire boom.

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Sir David Frost is joined by Norman Tebbit, Denis Healey and Gerald Kaufman to dissect the way in which politicians adapted to the rapidly-changing medium of TV in the 1960s.

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Sir David Frost continues his investigation of how TV comedy has affected the political process throughout his career.

Guests include Rory Bremner, John Lloyd and Simon Hoggart

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Sir David Frost concludes his investigation of how TV comedy has affected the political process.

He looks at effective satirists from recent years, such as Spitting Image and Rory Bremner