German-Speaking Emigrés
in British Cinema

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Title of The Radio Programme HI GANG!
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English Titles  
Title of The Episode  
Year of The First Broadcast 1940
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 45
Broadcasting network BBC
Based on/Source  
Producer(s) Harry S. Pepper, Douglas Lawrence; Tom Ronald (1949)
Cast Vic Oliver, Bebe Daniels, Bebe Lyon
Special notes "One of the most popular British shows of the Second World War" (Times, 19 November 1979), "Hi Gang!" ran from 1940 to 1942 when Ben Lyon joined the U.S. Army Air Force. Another series in 1949, this time 30 minutes per episode, included guests such as Anna Neagle, Paul Muni, Gene Tierney, Ronald Reagan, Jean Simmons, Stewart Granger and Richard Widmark.

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