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Bernard Who? was a BBC Radio 4 documentary charting the 70 year career of actor Bernard Cribbens.  Cribbens, in conversation with his long time friend and radio producer Martin Jenkins, discuss his favourite memories.

Broadcast at 11:30 am in two 30 minute segments on April 25th and May 2nd 2013.  Many of the actors who have worked with Bernard shared some of their memories of working with him and their thoughts of him as a performer.

The show was produced by Eve Streeter and was a A Pier production.

"He's been directed by Hitchcock, starred alongside a galaxy of screen legends including Peter Sellers and Kenneth Williams, is good mates with David Tennant, and has performed with Barbara Windsor wearing nothing but a bikini.

Bernard reveals the secret to his storytelling magic on Jackanory, which captured the hearts and imaginations of a generation of children - including David Tennant.

David Tennant and the writer Russell T Davis give their insights on working with Bernard on Dr Who, and the joy of reminding the viewing public what an exceptional actor he is. "He can break your heart with a single line," says Russell T Davis." - BBC.CO.UK

David talks about Bernard's ability to spin a yarn and his acting in Doctor Who, you can also hear a bit of Russell T. Davies.

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