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Paws, Claws and Videotape

Hugh Dennis reveals a host of artists from the animal kingdom who found fame on TV and on screen, including Flipper, Skippy, Lassie, Beauty, Hammy and Clarence the Cross-Eyed Lion.

Hugh Dennis reveals a host of artists from the animal kingdom who found fame on TV and in the cinema. While their human co-stars may have passed into obscurity, it is Flipper, Skippy, Lassie, Beauty, Hammy and Clarence the Cross-Eyed Lion who live on. As the humans reveal the off screen gossip, this is the ultimate guide to being a thespian top dog, top dolphin or even top hamster.

1 hour

Last on

Wed 28 Jul 2010 20:00

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • Mark Wirtz

    Dizzy

  • Tight Fit

    The Lion Sleeps Tonight

  • Toots & The Maytals

    Monkey Man

  • The Shadows

    Apache

  • Tom Scott & The L.A. Express

    Sneakin' In The Back

  • Henry Mancini

    Speedy Gonzales

  • Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass

    I'm Getting Sentimental Over You

  • John Williams

    Jaws - Main Theme

  • The Shadows

    Man Of Mystery

  • East 17

    Stay Another Day

  • Sunshine Band

    Do It Good

  • Pixies

    Bone Machine

  • Michael Jackson

    The Way You Make Me Feel

  • The Cure

    The Love Cats

  • Fleetwood Mac

    Albatross

  • Cat Stevens

    I Love My Dog

  • Dave Brubeck

    Unsquare Dance

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Hugh Dennis
Producer Elaine Shepherd
Executive Producer Caroline Wright

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