The Secret Policeman's Other Ball
A who's who of early 1980s British comedy and music celebrities performs a benefit for the English wing of Amnesty International. The eclectic stage performance was directed by actor John Cleese, who also appears in several skits with his former fellow Monty Python members. Musical acts include reunited ex-Yardbird members Eric Clapton and Jeff Beck, as well as Sting, Pete Townshend and others. The comedy line-up includes Rowan Atkinson, Barry Humphries and Alexei Sayle.
Rowan Atkinson, Jeff Beck, Alan Bennett, John Bird, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graham Chapman, Eric Clapton, John Cleese, Phil Collins, Billy Connolly, Donovan Leitch, Johnny Fingers, John Fortune, Bob Geldof, Chris Langham, Griff Rhys Jones, Alexei Sayle, Pamela Stephenson, Sting, The Secret Police, John Wells, Michael Palin, David Rappaport, Daryl Stuermer, Danny Thompson, Victoria Wood, Peter Cook