Hattie is being reshown tonight at 9.45 on BBC2.
For those who missed it Hattie will be on again on BBC4 on the 29th of March at 10pm.
A BBC Four drama on the life of Carry On actress Hattie Jacques was seen by more than 1.6 million on Wednesday evening, the latest audience data has revealed.
Hattie, starring Ruth Jones, averaged 1.66m (7.1%) for BBC Four between 9pm and 10.30pm, by far the biggest multichannel audience of the night. An episode of This Is Your Life on Hattie Jacques brought in 1.15m (6.6%) on the channel from 10.30pm.
Source: Digital Spy.
I have added screencaps from Hattie.
And read a short article here.
Hattie will be airing on BB4 at 9pm on the 18th of January.
I have added promotional images from Hattie.
I just got the new edition of the Tv Times (Christmas Issue) and at the back for the next issue is Hattie, so Hattie will be featured in the issue after the Christmas one
Ruth said: “Hattie Jacques is one of my comedy heroines and I’m thrilled to have been asked to play her. She was an incredibly talented and fascinating woman, both on and off screen, and so much more than just the ‘funny fat lady’. I can’t wait.”
Cold Feet star Robert Bathurst plays Le Mesurier with Being Human star Aidan Turner as her youthful lover John Schofield.
The film is part of BBC Four’s autumn season, which also includes a film tribute by Billy Connolly to one of Scotland’s greatest poets Norman MacCaig, who died in 1996.