The Benny Hill Show

Season 19 Episode 2

Show 57

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Aired Unknown Apr 05, 1989 on ITV
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Benny sings about Cafe Ole, looks at heroes throughout the ages, Mr. Chow Mein caters a party, suitcases are on the attack in the street, Benny and Hill's Angels perform a Kabaret, Sue Upton plays Stan Laurel to Hill's Oliver Hardy, and Benny as an unlucky jungle explorer.moreless

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    Henry McGee

    Henry McGee

    Regular Performer (1969-1970, 1971-1989)

    Bob Todd

    Bob Todd

    Regular Performer (1970-76, 1980-89)

    Jon Jon Keefe

    Jon Jon Keefe

    Regular Performer (1982-1989)

    Benny Hill

    Benny Hill

     

    Duggie Small

    Duggie Small

     

    Guest Star

    Francesca Boulter

    Francesca Boulter

    Vocal Backing

    Guest Star

    Albert Moses

    Albert Moses

    uncredited

    Guest Star

    Mike Mulloy

    Mike Mulloy

     

    Recurring Role

    Anna Dawson

    Anna Dawson

     

    Recurring Role

    Sue Upton

    Sue Upton

     

    Recurring Role

    Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions

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    • TRIVIA (2)

      • SONG TITLE DISCREPANCY: The episode menu on A&E's DVD set lists Benny's opening song as "Anna Marie," however the tune he performs here is of no relation to that which he sang at the start of Show #1, and in any case this number was called "Café Olé" on his posthumously-released 1992 CD Benny Hill . . . The Best Of.

      • On this show and Show #35, music executive Joyce Sharpen is incorrectly credited as Joy Sharpen.

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    • NOTES (4)

      • The Hill's Angels photocall and "Spuds You Like" (suitcases coming to life) vignettes were cut from this episode when it was repeated by Comedy Central in the mid-1990's, as were the initial moments of the "Chow Mein, Caterer" sketch and the two quickies which preceded it.

      • A few of the outdoor scenes in the "Hero" sketch look like they may have been filmed at Thorpe Park in Surrey, England.

      • This episode was taped on February 3, 1989.

      • This show was issued on VHS in 1997 by HBO Video under the title "Golden Giggles" in the first Golden Laughter collection.

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