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Call It What You Like (BBC Two 1965, Eric Merriman, Joe Melia)

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BBC Two Logo 1970s

Sketch based series starring Eric Merriman. Also appearing were Joe Melia, June Whitfield, Tony Tanner, Gwendolyn Watts.

Merriman, who was a writer with a long list of comedy credits to his name including working on shows for Bill Maynard, Val Doonican, Tommy Steele, Tommy Cooper, Harry Secombe and Dick Emery to name a few, was basically the link man here. The series was his only acting/presenting credit.

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UK / BBC Two / 6x25m-e / 1965 5 May – 9 June Wednesdays 8.00pm

Writer: Eric Merriman / Musical Director: Peter Knight / Production Design: Leo Austin, Martin Johnson / Producer: John Street