19880103Wogan, The Price Is Right, all the most popular television programmes offer two shows: the one you see and the one you don't - the 'warm-up', designed to put the studio audience in exactly the right mood for the main attraction.

Glyn Worsnip talks to the stars, the producers, and the warm-up men themselves.

2000101920010222Stewart Henderson sheds light upon those unsung heroes of TV comedy, the warm-up men.

With Clive Anderson, Fred Macauley, Bob Monkhouse and Felix Bowness.