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.

201C01A Liverpool Childhood20010731

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

1: `A Liverpool Childhood'.

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

201C02The Stowe Years20010807

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

2: `The Stowe Years'.

Bessie, boys and the black bottom.

201C03Navy Days20010814

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

3: `Navy Days'.

The Surrealist sailor and his adventures in the art world.

201C04The Raving Years20010821

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

4: `The Raving Years'.

Sex, booze and traditional jazz.

201C05Goodbye To All That?20010828

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

5: `Goodbye to all That?' `Retirement', a brief life in the movies and an addiction to applause.

201C06 LASTThe Revival20010904

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

6: `The Revival'.

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