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A Star Is Born

Episode 3 of 6

Harold falls for his drama society's leading lady. Adapted from TV. With Wilfrid Brambell and Harry H Corbett. From June 1974.

Harold falls for the leading lady from his drama society - and Albert makes an entrance.

Starring Wilfrid Brambell and Harry H Corbett.

Following the conclusion of their hugely successful association with Tony Hancock, writers Galton & Simpson wrote 10 pilots for the BBC TV's Comedy Playhouse in 1962.

The Offer featured the lives of rag and bone men Albert Steptoe and son Harold - and was the spark for a run of eight series on TV.

Albert ...... Wilfrid Brambell
Harold ...... Harry H Corbett
Rupert ...... Trevor Bannister

With Jo Manning Wilson, Michael McClain and Nicolette MacKenzie.

Written for TV and adapted for radio by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson.

Produced by Bobby Jaye

First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 in June 1974.

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30 minutes

Last on

Mon 26 Jul 2021 19:00

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