J Kingston Platt

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A series of reminiscences by the doyen of British showbusiness

J Kingston Platt.

1: Brian Allington

The common image of the breed of actors as selfish, chameleonic and unreliable is almost always quite unjustified. After all, to be realistic, what sort of professional future could someone like that possibly expect to have? Performed and written by Peter Jones.

Producer Pete Atkin

0 CASSETTE: J Kingston Watt, from retailers

Contributors

Unknown: Brian Allington

Written By: Peter Jones.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910801]

A series of reminiscences by the doyen of British showbusiness

J Kingston Platt.

1: Brian Allington

The common image of the breed of actors as selfish, chameleonic and unreliable is almost always quite unjustified. After all, to be realistic, what sort of professional future could someone like that possibly expect to have? Performed and written by Peter Jones.

Producer Pete Atkin

0 CASSETTE: J Kingston Watt, from retailers

Contributors

Unknown: Brian Allington

Written By: Peter Jones.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910801]

Unknown: Brian Allington

Written By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910801]

Unknown: Brian Allington

Written By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910808]

A series of showbusiness reminiscences, in seven programmes.

2: The TV Spectacular - a Contradiction in Terms A story that will confirm the truth of a lot of what you'd always suspected, and the place in show business history of the liver sausage sandwich. Performed and written by Peter Jones.

Producer Pete Atkin

Contributors

Written By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910808]

A series of showbusiness reminiscences, in seven programmes.

2: The TV Spectacular - a Contradiction in Terms A story that will confirm the truth of a lot of what you'd always suspected, and the place in show business history of the liver sausage sandwich. Performed and written by Peter Jones.

Producer Pete Atkin

Contributors

Written By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910808]

Written By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910808]

Written By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910815]

A series of showbusiness reminiscences, in seven programmes. 3: Dick Turpin

The story of a scheme to make a fortune from flops, which puts The Producers to shame.

Performed and written by Peter Jones.

Producer Pete Atkin.

Contributors

Written By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910815]

A series of showbusiness reminiscences, in seven programmes. 3: Dick Turpin

The story of a scheme to make a fortune from flops, which puts The Producers to shame.

Performed and written by Peter Jones.

Producer Pete Atkin.

Contributors

Written By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910815]

Written By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910815]

Written By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910822]

The ins and outs of the movie business, in seven programmes performed and written by Peter Jones. 4: Getting Rid of a Troublemaker

Producer Pete Atkin

Contributors

Written By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910822]

The ins and outs of the movie business, in seven programmes performed and written by Peter Jones. 4: Getting Rid of a Troublemaker

Producer Pete Atkin

Contributors

Written By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910822]
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Seven showbusiness reminiscences, performed and written by Peter Jones.

S: The Teabag Affair Producer Pete Atkin (Rpf)

Contributors

Written By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910829]

Seven showbusiness reminiscences, performed and written by Peter Jones.

S: The Teabag Affair Producer Pete Atkin (Rpf)

Contributors

Written By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910829]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910829]
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A series of seven showbiz memoirs performed and written by Peter Jones. 6: The Rich BrothersProducer Pete Atkin

Contributors

Written By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910905]

A series of seven showbiz memoirs performed and written by Peter Jones. 6: The Rich BrothersProducer Pete Atkin

Contributors

Written By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910905]
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The last of seven showbiz memoirs, written and read by Peter Jones.

An Ep. in the Country Producer Pete Atkin

Contributors

Read By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910912]

The last of seven showbiz memoirs, written and read by Peter Jones.

An Ep. in the Country Producer Pete Atkin

Contributors

Read By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910912]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910912]

Read By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930908]

The doyen of British showbiz returns to the wireless with the first of five more unusually true stories.

Romance. London in the Blitz gave rise to some surprising opportunities and consequences. Written and read by Peter Jones.

Producer Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930908]

The doyen of British showbiz returns to the wireless with the first of five more unusually true stories.

Romance. London in the Blitz gave rise to some surprising opportunities and consequences. Written and read by Peter Jones.

Producer Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930908]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930908]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930915]

The second of five convincing stories.

Ronnie Mekombe and his Surprising Wife Staying one jump ahead of the audience expectations is important in show business. Written and read by Peter Jones. Producer Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930915]

The second of five convincing stories.

Ronnie Mekombe and his Surprising Wife Staying one jump ahead of the audience expectations is important in show business. Written and read by Peter Jones. Producer Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930915]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930915]

Unknown: Ronnie Mekombe

Read By: Peter Jones.

Producer: Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930922]

The third of five persuasive recollections. I'latt Versus Rooney and Day. The untold story behind the duo's visit to Australia. Written and read by Peter Jones. Producer Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930922]

The third of five persuasive recollections. I'latt Versus Rooney and Day. The untold story behind the duo's visit to Australia. Written and read by Peter Jones. Producer Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930922]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930922]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930929]

The fourth of five extraordinarily convincing stories. My Discovery.

Written and read by Peter Jones. Producer Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930929]

The fourth of five extraordinarily convincing stories. My Discovery.

Written and read by Peter Jones. Producer Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930929]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930929]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19931006]

The last of five convincing stories.

The Scriptwriter's Revenge. A story with more unpredictable twists than the fictional creations of its protagonist. Written and read by Peter Jones. Producer Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931006]

The last of five convincing stories.

The Scriptwriter's Revenge. A story with more unpredictable twists than the fictional creations of its protagonist. Written and read by Peter Jones. Producer Pete Atkin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931006]
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My Discovery19930929
Romance19930908
Scriptwriters Revenge19931003
The Rich Brothers19910905
The Rich Brothers19910905
V. Rooney19930922
01Randolph And The Shopgirl Princess - Part 119891225
01Randolph And The Shopgirl Princess - Part 11989122520130412 (BBC7)

The showbusiness survivor shares a touching tale of unexpected romance.

The showbusiness survivor shares a touching tale of unexpected romance. Written and read by Peter Jones. From September 1993.

01Romance1993090820130412 (BBC7)
20140908 (BBC7)

The showbusiness survivor shares a touching tale of unexpected romance.

The showbusiness survivor shares a touching tale of unexpected romance. Written and read by Peter Jones. From September 1993.

01The Teabag Affair1988082419910829

More of J Kingston Platt's showbiz recollections, written and told by Peter Jones. Produced by Pete Atkin.

01The Teabag Affair1988082419910829

More of J Kingston Platt's showbiz recollections, written and told by Peter Jones. Produced by Pete Atkin.

02Randolph And The Shopgirl Princess - Part 219891226
02Randolph And The Shopgirl Princess - Part 219891226
02Ronnie Melcombe And His Surprising Wife20130419 (BBC7)
20140915 (BBC7)

The showbiz veteran relates a startling tale of a wife addicted to shock.

The showbiz veteran relates a startling tale of a wife addicted to shock. Written and read by Peter Jones. From September 1993.

The showbiz veteran relates a startling tale of a wife addicted to shock.

The showbiz veteran relates a startling tale of a wife addicted to shock. Written and read by Peter Jones. From September 1993.

02The Pantomime1988090219881221
02The Pantomime1988090219881221
03Platt Vs Rooney And Day1993092220130426 (BBC7)

The showbiz veteran relates a calamitous tale of a double act gone wrong.

The showbiz veteran relates a calamitous tale of a double act gone wrong. Written and read by Peter Jones. From September 1993.

03The Strippergramme19880909
03The Strippergramme19880909
04Must The Show Go On?19880916
04Must The Show Go On?19880916
04My Discovery1993092920130503 (BBC7)

The showbiz veteran recalls taking on a pupil with incredible results.

The showbiz veteran recalls taking on a pupil with incredible results. Written and read by Peter Jones. From September 1993.

05 LASTThe Scriptwriter's Revenge1993100320130510 (BBC7)

Jacko spins a sad yarn of overwhelming revenge with a tinge of praise. By Peter Jones.

Jacko spins a sad yarn of overwhelming revenge with a tinge of praise. Written and read by Peter Jones.