The Man Who Made Eric & Ernie (2008)

A tribute to Sir Bill Cotton, the BBC television executive responsible for signing up some of their biggest names, who died earlier this year.

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Alexandra Briscoe

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Frances de la Tour ... Herself - Narrator (voice)
Bill Cotton Bill Cotton ... Himself (archive footage)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Doreen Blythe Doreen Blythe ... Herself (as Doreen Wise)
Eddie Braben Eddie Braben ... Himself
Ronnie Corbett ... Himself
Billy Cotton Billy Cotton ... Himself (archive footage)
David Croft David Croft ... Himself
Bruce Forsyth ... Himself
David Frost ... Himself (as Sir David Frost)
Michael Grade Michael Grade ... Himself
Paul Jackson Paul Jackson ... Himself
Joan Morecambe Joan Morecambe ... Herself
Michael Palin ... Himself
Michael Parkinson ... Himself (as Sir Michael Parkinson)
Jimmy Perry Jimmy Perry ... Himself
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A tribute to Sir Bill Cotton, the BBC television executive responsible for signing up some of their biggest names, who died earlier this year.

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Genres:

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 December 2008 (UK) See more »

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