Dave Allen On Life DVD
Compilation of favourite gags, routines and observations, selected from across the groundbreaking comedian's thirty years in showbusiness and including trenchant reflections on life, death, smoking and the nature of the Irish, all delivered from his trademark stool with a glass of whisky in hand. From Amazon.co.uk When Dave Allen passed away in March 2005, we lost a true comedy great.
One man, his stool and his whisky glass this is dave allen at his best.Over one and a half hours this show includes over 20 mins of unseen footage.
Dave Allen At Peace celebrates the professional life of renowned Irish comedian. Aidan Gillen plays the provocative godfather of modern stand-up. This drama focuses on the controversial comedian's forty-year career, from performing alongside his brother as a Butlin's Redcoat to becoming one of the UK and Ireland s comedy greats. Written by Stephen Russell (We're Doomed: The Dad s Army Story, Hattie, and Peaky Blinders), this film explores how Dave s comedy genius was shaped by the tragic loss of his father, his brother.