17 December, 2007

The TV Cream Advent Calendar: Door 17

Just one question today:

Who, in the history of television, has starred in the most number of Christmas specials?

16 comments:

Anonymous said...

Cliff Richard?

Anonymous said...

Des O'Connor?

steve norgate said...

I was think along the lines of Morcambe and Wise or the Two Ronnies.

Or, I did wonder if the Queen counts...

Ian Jones said...

Wrong so far...

Anonymous said...

Brucie?

Chris O said...

Bruce Forsyth?

Graham Kibble-White said...

Noel?

Ian Jones said...

Nope.

Anonymous said...

Gerry Sadowitz?

Iain Griffiths said...

Val doonican?

Vivelecommonlaw said...

Bill Roache (Ken Barlow)?

Ian Jones said...

Still wrong...

Steve Williams said...

Is it, like, Jesus and that?

steve norgate said...

How about David Jason?

Porridge (guest star but, still)
Open All hours
Only Fools
Touch OF Frost
Hogfather
Darling Buds

John Rivers said...

French and Saunders, or does it just seem like it?

Ian Jones said...

The answer is...



...Mike Yarwood. A grand total of 17 specials, every year from 1971 to 1987.