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Award-winning comedy writer and performer Barry Cryer reads from his autobiography, in which he looks back over more than 40 years in show business

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20070316 BT=1130 (BBC7)It's 1960 and Barry Cryer meets Danny La Rue, who takes him on as one of his writers. Episode 5 of 5.
20070317 BT=0000 (BBC7)It's 1960 and Barry Cryer meets Danny La Rue, who takes him on as one of his writers. Episode 5 of 5.
20080229 BT=1345 (BBC7)It's 1960 and Barry Cryer meets Danny La Rue, who takes him on as one of his writers. Episode 5 of 5.
20070315 BT=1130 (BBC7)Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer charts his path to fame, and the time he was famous for his record, Purple People Eater. Episode 4 of 5.
20070316 BT=0000 (BBC7)Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer charts his path to fame, and the time he was famous for his record, Purple People Eater. Episode 4 of 5.
20080228 BT=1345 (BBC7)Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer charts his path to fame, and the time he was famous for his record, Purple People Eater. Episode 4 of 5.
20070316 (BBC7)Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer charts his path to fame, and the time he was famous for his record, Purple People Eater. Episode 4 of 5.

It's 1960 and Barry Cryer meets Danny La Rue, who takes him on as one of his writers. Episode 5 of 5.

20070314 BT=1130 (BBC7)Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer continues his stroll down memory lane, and recalls the time Petula Clark met Jimmy James. Episode 3 of 5.
20070315 BT=0000 (BBC7)Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer continues his stroll down memory lane, and recalls the time Petula Clark met Jimmy James. Episode 3 of 5.
20080227 BT=1345 (BBC7)Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer continues his stroll down memory lane, and recalls the time Petula Clark met Jimmy James. Episode 3 of 5.
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Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer continues his stroll down memory lane, and recalls the time Petula Clark met Jimmy James. Episode 3 of 5.

Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer charts his path to fame, and the time he was famous for his record, Purple People Eater. Episode 4 of 5.

20070314 BT=0000 (BBC7)Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer recalls his early years in comedy and the even earlier years of childhood. Episode 2 of 5.
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Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer recalls his early years in comedy and the even earlier years of childhood. Episode 2 of 5.

Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer continues his stroll down memory lane, and recalls the time Petula Clark met Jimmy James. Episode 3 of 5.

20080226 BT=1345 (BBC7)Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer recalls his early years in comedy, and the even earlier years of childhood. Episode 2 of 5.
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20041228 BT=1830 (BBC7)Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer recalls his early years in comedy... and the even earlier years of childhood.
20041229 (BBC7)Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer recalls his early years in comedy... and the even earlier years of childhood.
20070312 BT=1130 (BBC7)Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer recounts his first foray from Leeds to London - as a 'Windmill comedian'. Episode 1 of 5.
20070313 BT=0000 (BBC7)Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer recounts his first foray from Leeds to London - as a 'Windmill comedian'. Episode 1 of 5.
20080225 BT=1345 (BBC7)Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer recounts his first foray from Leeds to London - as a 'Windmill comedian'. Episode 1 of 5.
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Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer recounts his first foray from Leeds to London - as a 'Windmill comedian'. Episode 1 of 5.

Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer recalls his early years in comedy and the even earlier years of childhood. Episode 2 of 5.

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Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer recounts his first foray from Leeds to London - as a Windmill comedian. Episode 1 of 5.
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Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer recalls his early years in comedy and the even earlier years of childhood. Episode 2 of 5.
0220070313 BT=1130 (BBC7)Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer recalls his early years in comedy and the even earlier years of childhood. Episode 2 of 5.
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Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer continues his stroll down memory lane - and recalls the time Petula Clark met Jimmy James. Episode 3 of 5.

Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer continues his stroll down memory lane - and recalls the time Petula Clark met Jimmy James...

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Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer charts his path to fame - and the time he was famous for Purple People Eating. Episode 4 of 5.

Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer charts his path to fame, and the time he was famous for Purple People Eating...

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Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer recounts his first foray from Leeds to London, as a 'Windmill comedian'.

From his start in Leeds to London's Windmill Theatre, the showbiz stalwart of comedy Barry Cryer reads his 'autobiography of sorts'.

From Leeds to London's Windmill Theatre, Barry Cryer reads his autobiography.

Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer recounts his first foray from Leeds to London - as a 'Windmill comedian'.

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Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer recalls his early years in comedy, and the even earlier years of childhood.

Showbiz stalwart Barry Cryer recalls his early years in comedy - and the even earlier years of his childhood growing up in Leeds.

Showbiz stalwart Barry Cryer recalls his early years in comedy and his childhood in Leeds.

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Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer continues his stroll down memory lane, and recalls the time Petula Clark met Jimmy James.

Showbiz stalwart Barry Cryer recalls his school years in Leeds - and the stars he met when working at the city's Empire Theatre.

Recalling his Leeds' school years and the stars he met when working at the Empire Theatre.

Comedy stalwart Barry Cryer recalls his Leeds school years - and the stars he met when working at the city's Empire Theatre.

Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer continues his stroll down memory lane - and recalls the time Petula Clark met Jimmy James. Episode 3 of 5.

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Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer charts his path to fame, and the time he was famous for his record, Purple People Eater.

Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer charts his path to fame - and how making his first record sparked a short-lived singing career.

The comedy legend charts his path to fame - and recounts a short-lived singing career.

Showbiz legend Barry Cryer charts his path to fame - and how recording his first record sparked a short-lived singing career.

Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer charts his path to fame, and the time he was famous for Purple People Eating... [Episode of 4 of 5, rpt of Thursday 9.00am and 6.30pm]

Showbiz comedy legend Barry Cryer charts his path to fame - and the time he was famous for Purple People Eating.

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It's 1960 and Barry Cryer meets Danny La Rue, who takes him on as one of his writers.

Charting his path to fame, comedy stalwart Barry Cryer recalls his big writing break - thanks to a famous female impersonator.

The comedy stalwart recalls his big writing break, thanks to a famous female impersonator.

Charting his path to fame, the comedy stalwart recalls his big writing break, thanks to a famous female impersonator.

Charting his path to fame, comedy legend Barry Cryer recalls his big writing break - thanks to a famous female impersonator.