A Tribute To Ronnie Barker
BBC7 takes an affectionate look at the career of comedy legend Ronnie Barker.
Introduced by Ronnie's friend and fellow comedian, Barry Cryer.
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Comedy legend Ronnie Barker died on 4th October 2005, aged 76.
Best known for his BAFTA winning television sitcoms - both as performer and writer - BBC7 takes an affectionate look at his whole career at the BBC with six shows from the archive.
His long-term friend and fellow comedian Barry Cryer guides us through a radio career dating back to 1956, through to some of his television material that was so well crafted, that you don't need the pictures!
Celebrating the radio career of the great comedian, who died in 2005.
Friend Barry Cryer trawls through his back-catalogue from 1956.