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Beatles & Cilla Black
« on: April 16, 2014, 09:19:55 PM »

ITV drama are doing a Bio of Cilla Black

Supposedly The Beatles helped her out a lot?

Sure Paul and John Wrote her some songs?

Here are the actors
www.imdb.com/name/nm3262824/] [url=http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3262824/]www.imdb.com/name/nm3262824/[/url]  - PAUL McCartney


www.imdb.com/name/nm4958046/?ref_=tt_cl_t5 - JOHN LENNON

Looking forward to seeing this


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Re: Beatles & Cilla Black
« Reply #1 on: April 17, 2014, 12:17:26 AM »

Welcome to the forums McCartneigh!



ITV drama are doing a Bio of Cilla Black

Supposedly The Beatles helped her out a lot?

Sure Paul and John Wrote her some songs?


Yes, John Lennon introduced Cilla to Brian Epstein. Once he decided to manage her and George Martin signed her to Parlaphone she recorded this Lennon and McCartney song:



Her fourth single was also written by John and Paul.


And Paul wrote this theme for her TV show:


She also covered a number of their Beatles songs.

Your first link didn't work but this should do the trick: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3262824/
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Re: Beatles & Cilla Black
« Reply #2 on: April 17, 2014, 12:02:46 PM »

She's pretty good! I never heard much of her growing up. Just her name here and there .
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« Reply #3 on: April 17, 2014, 11:04:53 PM »

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You're a few years too young, Dave...


Cilla Black - Burt Bacharach - Recording Alfie in Abbey Road Studios
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« Reply #4 on: Yesterday at 12:26:50 AM »

She's been a major tv personality for 20 years in the UK hosting shows like Blind Date etc in prime viewing times

I think she quit singing years ago
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« Reply #6 on: Today at 03:07:00 AM »

Thank You!


She was a hat check girl here at the Cavern Club:

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Re: Beatles & Cilla Black
« Reply #7 on: Today at 07:00:29 AM »

I always thought that Cilla's version of 'Anyone Who Had A Heart' tore to shreds the rather square Dionne Warwick original. The production on those British girl group 45s in the mid-60s really was as great as music production ever got.

I've never been a great fan of Dionne Warwick (too polite, too mannered, too supper club) and her constant bleating about 'that English girl' having a hit with 'her' song has been a mainstay of every single interview she has given since '64. Get over it.....! 
 
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« Reply #8 on: Today at 07:02:08 AM »


She was a hat check girl here at the Cavern Club:





Looks like she forgot to take hers off.
 

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