Hancock's Half Hour - 1956-1960

Tony Hancock  in Hancock's Half Hour

Hancock's Half Hour television show on the British Broadcasting Corporation station was adapted from a successful comedy radio show that also featured the character Anthony Aloysius Hancok, and his buddy Sid James, whose job it was to bring Hancock back to reality when he would get too big-headed with himself. The television show ran for 6 seasons in Britain.

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April 1, 1957 - Hancock's Half Hour - The Alpine Holiday
Starring Tony Hancock, Richard Wattis, Kenneth Williams and June Whitfield

October 28, 1957 - Hancock's Half Hour - Air Steward Hancock
Starring Tony Hancock, Sid James, Bill Fraser and Dave Freeman

December 2, 1957 - Hancock's Half Hour - The Lawyer
Starring Tony Hancock, Sid James, Bert Allison and Claude Bonser

December 9, 1957 - Hancock's Half Hour - How to Win Money and Influence People
Starring Tony Hancock, Sid James, Alec Bergonzi and Philip Carr

December 16, 1957 - Hancock's Half Hour - There's and Airfield at the Bottom of my Garden
Starring Tony Hancock, Sid James, Alec Bergonzi and Paddy Edwards

December 26, 1957 - Hancock's Half Hour - Ericson the Viking
Starring Tony Hancock, Sid James, Alec Bergonzi and Philip Carr

January 9, 1959 - Hancock's Half Hour - The Set that Failed
Starring Tony Hancock, Sid James, John Vere and Hugh Lloyd

January 16, 1959 - Hancock's Half Hour - The New Nose
Starring Tony Hancock, Sid James, John Le Mesurier and Roger Avon

March 13, 1959 - Hancock's Half Hour - The Oak Tree
Starring Tony Hancock, Sid James, Reginald Beckwith and Hugh Lloyd

March 20, 1959 - Hancock's Half Hour - The Knighthood
Starring Tony Hancock, Sid James, Richard Wattis and Robert Dorning

September 25, 1959 - Hancock's Half Hour - The Economy Drive
Starring Tony Hancock, Sid James, Patricia Hayes and Liz Fraser

October 2, 1959 - Hancock's Half Hour - Two Murderers
Starring Tony Hancock, Sid James, Robert Dorning and Patricia Hayes

October 9, 1959 - Hancock's Half Hour - Lord Byron Lived Here
Starring Tony Hancock, Sid James, Robert Dorning and John Le Mesurier

October 16, 1959 - Hancock's Half Hour - Twelve Angry Men
Starring Tony Hancock, Sid James, Austin Trevor and William Kendall

October 23, 1959 - Hancock's Half Hour - The Train Journey
Starring Tony Hancock, Sid James, Raymond Huntley and Cameron Hall