Marks And Gran - Funny You Should Ask

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198B0119980404

The start of an eight-part series in which Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran select clips written and/or performed by Jewish comedians.

198B0219980411

An eight-part series in which Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran select clips written and/or performed by Jewish comedians.

In the second programme, they consider the importance of food and occasional sex in Jewish life, with the help of Allan Sherman, Jackie Mason, Rodney Dangerfield and Woody Allen.

198B0319980418

An eight-part series in which Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran select clips written and/or performed by Jewish comedians.

In the third programme, they look at the world of work, with the help of Arnold Brown, George Burns, Nichols and May, Murray Roman and Shelley Berman.

198B0419980425

An eight-part series in which Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran select clips written and/or performed by Jewish comedians.

In the fourth programme, they look at the effect that politics has had on Jewish comedy and the effect of Jewish comedy on politics.

Featuring contributions from Lenny Bruce, Mort Sahl, Jonathan Miller, Billy Crystal and Gerald Kaufman.

198B0519980502

An eight-part series in which Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran select clips written and/or performed by Jewish comedians.

198B0619980509

The sixth in an eight-part series in which Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran select clips written and/or performed by Jewish comedians.

198B0719980516

The seventh in an eight-part series in which Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran select clips written and/or performed by Jewish comedians.

This week, they look at the concept of Jews against the world.

Featuring, among others, Lily Tomlin, David Steinberg and Tom Lehrer.

198B08 LAST19980523

The last in an eight-part series in which Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran look at the best in Jewish comedy.

This programme features contributors including Peter Sellers, Gilda Radner and Billy Crystal.