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About the Author
Ned Sherrin C.B.E. was presenter of B.B.C. Radio 4's Loose Ends. Producer and director of the ground-breaking 1960s satire T.V. show That Was the Week that Was, and producer of a number of films, including The Virgin Soldiers (1968) and Up Pompeii (1971), he also wrote extensively for stage and screen. He directed many theatre productions such as Side by Side by Sondheim and Jeffrey Bernard is Unwell. He compiled a number of anthologies, including Cutting Edge, Theatrical Anecdotes, and Ned Sherrin in his Anecdotage. Ned Sherrin died in October 2007.