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Morecambe and Wise

by Graham McCann

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Fourth Estate, Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: film, television & music,
  • Television,
  • Variety shows, music hall, cabaret,
  • Humor,
  • Drama,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • DRA000000,
  • DRA,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - General,
  • General,
  • Television - General,
  • ENGLISH WIT AND HUMOR,
  • Humor / General,
  • PERFORMING ARTS_BIOGRAPHY,
  • TELEVISION BROADCASTING_GREAT BRITAIN

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8998003M
    ISBN 101857029119
    ISBN 109781857029116
    OCLC/WorldCa41581020

    Wrote a novel, entitled "Mr. Lonely", and a children's book, "The Reluctant Vampire". Made his professional debut in in a touring show at the age of thirteen, having won a talent competition over other contestants. There, he first met Ernie Wise. Morecambe and Wise charmed a nation for decades and at their height commanded TV audiences that could only be matched by the moon landings and the World Cup final. Often called the third member of Morecambe and Wise, the late Eddie Braben was the quiet genius behind their best-loved jokes.

    Morecambe and Wise "What do you think of it so far?" (said by Eric, who would use a prop-such as a statue or stuffed toy-to answer: "Rubbish!") Morecambe said later that whenever Luton Town were playing away and he happened to be in the director's box, if Luton were behind at half-time the home fans would shout 'What do you think of it so far?'.   With Eric Morecambe, Ernie Wise, Frank Coda, Gemma Craven. The Morecambe and Wise Show was a comedy sketch show originally broadcast by BBC television and the third TV series by English comedy double-act Morecambe and Wise/10(4).

      Morcambe and Wise Andre Previn. G Pollen. Follow. 9 years ago | K views. Morcambe and Wise Andre Previn. Report. Browse more videos. Playing next. The last-known footage of Steve Irwin. SWNS. Morcambe and Wise with Andre Previn. G Pollen. Doris Day & Andre Previn (with the Andre Previn Trio) - Control Yourself (Stereo). The episode of The Morecambe And Wise Show was shown on the ITV network on Saturday 18 April at pm. It was repeated on 24 July the following year on The Best Of Morecambe And Wise. The audio recording of Moonlight Bay was released on Anthology 1 in


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Morecambe & Morecambe and Wise book is the definitive biography of one of the most-loved double acts as well as a history of their times. Read more Read less The Amazon Book Review/5(2).

The definitive illustrated Morecambe and Wise book -- a celebration of all their finest moments. With a brand new introduction by Eddie Braben and including never-before-seen material.

Morecambe and Wise charmed a nation for decades and at their height commanded TV audiences that could only be matched by the moon landings and the World Cup final/5. McCann's book - written while Ernie Wise was still alive - is more of a professional biography than a delve into their private lives (these contemporaries of Sellers, Milligan and Hancock are pretty much Those living outside of the UK - and certainly those of you in the states - probably have no idea how big a part of British culture Morecambe and Wise are/5(10).

This book offers the first sustained analysis of the 20th Century’s most successful double-act, Morecambe and Wise, contextualizing the duo’s work within British comedy, Shakespeare criticism, the history of sexuality, and their own historical : Palgrave Macmillan.

Although many doubles acts have come and gone over the years, none has ever made quite the same impact as Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise – better known as Morecambe and Wise.

In this new biography, author Paul Burton traces the journey that led the duo to not only find success, but also love and admiration from the public, their peers, and even royalty –. Morecambe and Wise are again on TV over the festive season.

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Eric Morecambe Life S Not Hollywood It S Cricklewood. Author: Gary Morecambe ISBN: The Morecambe & Wise Joke Book This small, soft cover book consists mainly of short sketch-like material as used by the boys during their curtain or play routines.

One of Sir Roger's regrets is that he never appeared with Morecambe and wise The star who was born inwas nearly 90 when. Braben's book, Eddie Braben's Morecambe and Wise Book, was published shortly after his death in In DecemberEric, Ernie and Me, a docudrama about Braben's work with Morecambe and Wise starring Stephen Tompkinson as Eddie Braben, was shown on BBC Four.

References [ edit ] ^ a b c Barker, Dennis (21 May ).Born: Edwin Charles Braben, 31 October. The Morecambe & Wise Show was a comedy sketch show originally broadcast by BBC television and the third TV series by English comedy double-act Morecambe and began airing in on BBC2, specifically because it was then the only channel broadcasting in colour, following the duo's move to the BBC from ATV, where they had made Two of a Kind since Ending theme: Bring Me Sunshine.

The definitive illustrated Morecambe and Wise book - a celebration of all their finest moments From the Back Cover Often called the 'third member' of Morecambe and Wise, Eddie Braben wrote many of the pair's most-loved sketches and jokes/5(12).

Paul’s other book credits include working with Eric Morecambe’s son, Gary Morecambe, on Eric Morecambe: Lost and Found, and writing and researching The Morecambe and Wise Quiz Book.

When he’s not writing books, Paul produces charity concerts, called Sunday at the Musicals, which feature West End performers. A chance meeting between precocious child-star Ernie Wiseman (Wise) and reluctant performer Eric Bartholomew (Morecambe) on the children's variety circuit saw the start of an unlikely friendship.

Eric Morecambe. Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise began their award-winning double-act in after meeting in Jack Hylton's revue, Youth Takes a Bow at the Nottingham Empire Theatre.

They temporarily separated during the war, but reformed after and went on to star in a series of hit shows that spanned over 20 years and included the ratings smash The Morecambe and Wise. Their famous "Morecambe and Wise Show," particularly the Christmas specials, became an immensely popular a national institution, attracting huge audiences.

Their Christmas show made the Guiness Book of Records as the television program with the the largest British television audience ( to 28 million viewers).Memorial ID: View Source.

Print book: English: [New ed.]View all editions and formats Summary: This is a selection of some of the most humorous "Morecambe & Wise" scripts which feature people such as Vanessa Redgrave, John Mills, Cliff Richard, and the famous Antony and.

Charting their lives and careers, and featuring a sprinkling of anecdotes from their family, friends and colleagues, together with images from the archives, Two of a Kind: The Morecambe and Wise Story is an enjoyable appraisal of the tall one with the glasses and the one with the short, fat, Followers:   Buy Eddie Braben's Morecambe and Wise Book by Eric Morecambe, Ernie Wise from Waterstones today!

Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages: Morecambe and Wise charmed a nation for decades and at their height commanded TV audiences that could only be matched by the moon landings and the World Cup final.

Often called the third member of Morecambe and Wise, the late Eddie Braben was the quiet genius behind their best-loved jokes/5(10).