18/02/1984

Duration: 53 minutes

First transmitted in 1984, Terry Wogan talks to Larry Grayson about his approach to comedy and prima ballerina Lesley Collier shares anecdotes of her life at the Royal Ballet and dancing with Nureyev. The show ends with a one-off performance from 'Wogan and Brooks' as the interview with film director and comedian Mel Brooks turns into one long comic routine. The Manhattan Transfer are the musical guests.

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Credits

Presenter
Terry Wogan
Interviewed Guest
Larry Grayson
Interviewed Guest
Lesley Collier
Interviewed Guest
Mel Brooks
Producer
Marcus Plantin
Director
David Taylor

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