RIP Eddie Braben, Morecambe and Wise writer

Eddie Braben

The Morecambe and Wise Show became more important than Christmas,” he said.

“The real pressure came when I was sat in front of that typewriter with all those blank pages and there was a deadline and there was nothing happening. That’s when you realised there were 20 million or 25 million people looking over your shoulder – all saying make me laugh.”

via BBC News – Eddie Braben, Morecambe and Wise writer, dies at 82.