Roy Hudd: I Did It My Way on BBC Radio4 Extra on Saturday 9th October
BBC Radio4 Extra devotes 3 hours to Roy Hudd on Saturday 9th October. The programme entitled I Did It My Way can be heard from 9am – 12noon and again at 7pm- 10pm. Details of the programme are given below:
Much-loved comedian and actor Roy Hudd talks to Peter Reed about his radio life and times.
With behind-the-scenes stories of making and starring in his hit BBC shows:
* THE NEWS HUDDLINES (06/06/79) BBC Radio 2
Poking fun at topical events and personalities, this series ran for 25 years. Roy was joined by Chris Emmett and his leading ladies Janet Brown, Alison Steadman and June Whitfield.
* THE NEWLY DISCOVERED CASEBOOK OF SHERLOCK HOLMES (16/01/1999) BBC Radio 2
Roy dons his deerstalker to investigate ‘The Case of the Clockwork Fiend’ with June Whitfield.
* HUDDWINKS (14/08/86) BBC Radio 2
Chris Emmett and Denise Coffey join Roy for ‘Railway ’86 – The Movie!’: British Rail’s new ‘Silver Bullet’ train ends up as a runaway express to Aberdeen. Sony Radio Academy Gold award-winning comedy.
* THE SCAN (29/09/1999) BBC Radio 4
Roy reveals his more dramatic side in Peter Tinniswood’s drama. Compulsive talker Ernest seeks reassurance from a protective nurse. Co-starring Judy Cornwell.
Sadly Roy died aged 83 in 2020.
Producer: Mik Wilkojc
Made for BBC Radio 4 Extra – and first broadcast in March 2008.