"Funny Man" chronicles an extended family of UK music-hall entertainers in the late 1920s, an era of decline for variety entertainment, as audiences flocked instead to motion picture cinemas.

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Series cast summary:
Jimmy Jewel ...  Alec Gibson 13 episodes, 1981
David Schofield ...  Davey Gibson 13 episodes, 1981
Andrew Fell Andrew Fell ...  Teddy Gibson 13 episodes, 1981
Jean Boht Jean Boht ...  Elsie 13 episodes, 1981
Sharon Duce Sharon Duce ...  Kath Gibson 11 episodes, 1981
Lynda Bellingham ...  Gwen 11 episodes, 1981
Trudie Styler ...  Babs 11 episodes, 1981
Lesley Hand Lesley Hand ...  Wendy 11 episodes, 1981
Veronica Doran Veronica Doran ...  Freda 11 episodes, 1981
Tricia Ford Tricia Ford ...  Dolly 10 episodes, 1981
Marianne Price Marianne Price ...  Rose 9 episodes, 1981
Pamela Stephenson ...  Iris Reade 9 episodes, 1981
Barrie Ingham ...  Bobby Stobart 7 episodes, 1981
Jonathan Adams ...  Brendan Sykes 6 episodes, 1981
Bob Todd ...  Billy Strothers 6 episodes, 1981
Joanna Van Gyseghem Joanna Van Gyseghem ...  Peggy Stobart 6 episodes, 1981
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"Funny Man" chronicles an extended family of UK music-hall entertainers in the late 1920s, an era of decline for variety entertainment, as audiences flocked instead to motion picture cinemas.

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UK

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23 April 1981 (UK) See more »

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Thames Television See more »
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(13 episodes)
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