'Meeting People Is Wrong' by Eric Idle

A rare 1976 Eric Idle production script for the Two Ronnies from Series 5 Episode 2.

A classic party sketch with Ronnie Barker & Ronnie Corbett unable to remember anyone's names.

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A rare 1976 Eric Idle production script for the Two Ronnies from Series 5 Episode 2.

This is John Owens production used personal 3 page script from this Two Ronnies comedy sketch.

This 3 page script is an old photocopy from 1976 which was Johns production used copy. We can only guess as to why John was given this version which looks to have belonged to Ronnie Corbett as his lines are underlined.

A classic party sketch with Ronnie Barker & Ronnie Corbett unable to remember anyone's names.

This is John Owens production used personal 3 page script from this Two Ronnies comedy sketch.

John Owens appears throughout the sketch along side The Two Ronnies playing the part of 'Mike'.

John first worked with Ronnie Barker on the Frost Report in 1970 and went on to appear in every series of the Two Ronnnies apart from one.

Among his various roles John was 'The Phantom Raspberry Blower of old London Town'.

To accompany this sale John has written a very interesting 2 page letter that talks fondly of his experiences on The Two Ronnies up to 1987 and his part in the iconic 'Fork handles' sketch. A copy of this letter will be provided with this script.

This 3 page script is an old photocopy from 1976 which was Johns production used copy. We can only guess as to why John was given this version which looks to have belonged to Ronnie Corbett as his lines are underlined.

Personally signed by John on the front page and is John's own 'one of a kind' personal copy.

Condition

It shows signs of age and has minor creasing. Small pen markings are present on the script to mark amendments to the sketch and to indicate the lines in which John Owens character speaks. these appear to be original.

This sale will include :

The full 3 page script
A copy of John Owens 2 page letter
A Certificate of Authenticity

In our opinion this piece would look fantastic framed as 3 individual pages. Details of archival framing options on request.

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