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Summary

Barry Cryer has collaborated with all the greats from Max Miller to Tony Hancock, Bob Hope, Peter Cook and Dudley Moore, John Cleese, Frankie Howerd, Kenny Everett, Spike Milligan, Eric Sykes, Dave Allen, Richard Prior, Tommy Cooper, Les Dawson, Graham Chapman, the Two Ronnies, Morecambe and Wise - in fact, almost all the great comedians and comic writers since the mid 1950s.

This audiobook is packed with jokes, fascinating asides, a huge range of real-life incidents and riveting behind-the-scenes portraits of famous names recounted by a master of comic timing.

©2009 Barry Cryer (P)2009 Orion Publishing Group Limited

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An old trouper tells his tale

If you could sum up Pigs Can Fly in three words, what would they be?

Entertaining interesting amusing

Who was your favorite character and why?

Barry himself is always the main character for me,the man could make the telephone directory amusing

Which scene did you most enjoy?

All of them

If you made a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

I could say more,but I won't Yet

Any additional comments?

Snippets of amusing anecdotes,Barry is a genius

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What's a rhetorical question?

The man who is behind so much of the comedy I've grown up with, a gregarious chap who knows everyone and a raconteur who has superb timing. How can this not be a tremendously entertaining book? That was rhetorical, it can't fail, it was great.