BUT SERIOUSLY – IT’S SHEILA HANCOCK(BBC 1972)

UK / BBC Two / 6×30 minute episodes / 1972-73 3 December 1972 – 14 January 1973 Sundays 9.10pm

Producer: Barry Took / Director: Vernon Lawrence

Comedy sketch, music and chat show built around Sheila Hancock. She attracted strong writers to the series including poet John Betjeman, N.F. Simpson, Harold Pinter, Germaine Greer,Ogden Nash, Michael Frayn, Roger McGough, Peter Jones and John Bird. Her guests included Anthony Hopkins, Germaine Greer, Dudley Moore, John Mortimer, Alfie Bass, John BIrd and Peter Jones.