The Jon Pertwee Files


2019070620190707 (BBC7)

Sean Pertwee celebrates his father Jon’s broadcasting career in this special centenary documentary.

Featuring rediscovered archive material, rare interviews and behind the scenes recordings.

From his radio days playing a disreputable postman and a chief petty officer in The Navy Lark, to his TV portrayals of the dandy Doctor Who and the anarchic scarecrow, Worzel Gummidge.

Producers: Richard Latto and Stuart Manning.

Sean Pertwee celebrates his father's career, with rare archive material and interviews.