Mellymania

Don Black presents a six-part series celebrating the colourful life of singer, art expert, author, broadcaster and critic George Melly.

Episodes

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01A Liverpool Childhood20010731

Radio days, dressing up in drag and `filthy jazz'.

02The Stowe Years20010807

Bessie, boys and the black bottom.

03Navy Days20010814

The Surrealist sailor and his adventures in the art world.

04The Raving Years20010821

Sex, booze and traditional jazz.

05Goodbye To All That?20010828

`Retirement', a brief life in the movies and an addiction to applause.

06 LASTThe Revival20010904

A star is born? Melly on the telly and septuagenarian showbiz.