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The Comedy Trail: A Shaggy Dog Story (BBC-1 1999, Ronnie Barker, Victoria Wood)



A five minute trailer made by the BBC to celebrate their comedy output, with over 40 of the biggest names in comedy each telling one line of a meandering Ronnie Corbett style joke. People involved included Paul Whitehouse, Ronnie Barker (tempted briefly out of retirement), Ronnie Corbett, Victoria Wood, Harry Enfield, Caroline Aherne, Alan Davies, Spike Milligan, Jack Dee, Richard Wilson, Stephen Fry and John Sessions. The trailer made its first appearance on Christmas Day 1999 on BBC1.

UK / BBC One / 1×5 minutes / 1999

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