After the success of Lulu, Dusty Springfield and Cilla Black’s respective TV series' it was the turn of the existentialist Engelbert to turn his attention towards the television cameras.
Despite the many TV appearances with his "Brothers" and on his own how the notoriously
shy singer was meant to deal with hosting his own series is anyone's guess but after
The musical arrangements were by Peter Knight and Wally Stott who had worked on his
LPs. The two one-
Keeping his between songs chat to a minimum he managed to get through the presentation side with not too much embarrassment.
Guests included Kiki Dee, Blossom Dearie, O C Smith, The Dudley Moore Trio, Tony Hatch and Jackie Trent, Gene Pitney, Billy Preston and Noel Harrison.
Despite his popularity the series was not commissioned for a second series and all
the shows video tapes were unforgivably wiped, but thankfully off-