Screenwriter Carla Lane has died aged 87.
Tag "Comedy Playhouse"
In the sixties and seventies Comedy Playhouse provided the outlet for some of the beeb’s best loved sitcoms to be tried out as pilot episodes. Running from 1961 to 1975 the series was revived by BBC Comedy last year. For 2016 the strand will bring three specials to BBC One.
The BBC have announced the return of the Comedy Playhouse strand.