THE TALKING PICTURES TV &
Monmouth Festival of Film 2024
Saturday 20th July and Sunday 21st July 2024
Please bring your ticket to gain entry.
If you have any kind of mobility impairment or special seating request please contact us directly.
All guest appearances subject to health and wellbeing on the day.
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The Savoy Theatre, Church Street, Monmouth, NP25 3BU.
TONY CHRISTIE The musician and singer, is best known for his recording of (Is This the Way to) Amarillo, Las Vegas and I Did What I Did for Maria. His influential career spans from 1970 to now.
JIMMY CRICKET Jimmy has appeared in numerous Royal Variety Shows and The Good Old Days. His catchphrase “and there’s more…!” inspired the name for his TV series.
CAROLINE MUNRO Cellar Club presenter and our host. Caroline starred in films including Starcrash; At the Earth’s Core & The Golden Voyage of Sinbad.
MADELINE SMITH Will also be your host. Her career includes Live and Let Die (1973); Taste the Blood of Dracula (1970); Up Pompeii (1971) and The Amazing
Mr. Blunden (1972).
MIKE READ presents The Footage Detectives with Noel and will also host. Journalist, presenter, broadcaster and prolific author, Mike also hosts The Heritage Chart Show.
JOHNNY TUDOR Actor, entertainer and writer, this Welsh showbiz legend appeared in Gavin & Stacey and co-wrote Say It With Flowers, about the life of Dorothy Squires.
JAMIE ANDERSON Son of Gerry Anderson, Jamie gives us an insight behind the scenes at Anderson Entertainment, with stories about Thunderbirds, Fireball XL5, Space: 1999 & more!
ANDRE VINCENT Comedian, writer & comedy historian, Andre provides fascinating insights into comedy history.
JOHN HEWER Breathes life back into the Steptoe household with a fresh and hilarious adaptation of original episodes from the long-running sitcom.
LLANTRISANT MALE CHOIR Founded in 1898, the choir’s 50 Choristers have performed for Remembrance Day; at The Royal Albert Hall and toured worldwide, performing opera, musical theatre, traditional Welsh hymns, love songs and popular hits.
MARK SHORTLAND Member of the Inner Magic Circle, with 12 National awards. The Magic Circle honoured him with the The Carlton Award for his services to comedy magic.
MAL POPE is a Welsh musician and composer. He portrays Welsh national identities and themes and has written songs for The Hollies and Cliff Richard; and duetted with Bonnie Tyler and Aled Jones.
LOLA LAMOUR transports audiences to the bygone age of the 40s and 50s with her nostalgic music and vintage costumes.
MEL BYRON Comedian and film-lover Mel Byron, is STILL having her life saved by old movies. This time she’s joined by some of the cinema greats.
MORE CELEBRITY GUESTS TO BE ANNOUNCED!