Being Mussolini

Aldo is a very ordinary man, save for one thing - he looks and sounds exactly like Benito Mussolini.

Being Mussolini's lookalike is no easy matter, especially when Italy is at war and your wife prefers your new identity.

A frantic mix of the surreal and the comic combine in Boothby Graffoe's new play.

Aldo/Mussolini....Omid Djalili

Clara....Lia Williams

Giorgo....Gerard Mcdermott

Hitler/Messenger....Ewan Bailey

Violet Gibson....Pauline Mclynn

Doctor....Adam Buxton

Nurse....Sophie Roberts

Maria....Cicely Giddings

Pru/Claretta....Ella Smith

Director Claudine Toutoungi

By Boothby Graffoe.

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SP2006011420100710 (BBC7)
20100711 (BBC7)
20100716 (BBC7)

Aldo is a very ordinary man, save for one thing - he looks and sounds exactly like Benito Mussolini.

Being Mussolini's lookalike is no easy matter, especially when Italy is at war and your wife prefers your new identity.

A frantic mix of the surreal and the comic combine in Boothby Graffoe's new play.

Aldo/Mussolini....Omid Djalili

Clara....Lia Williams

Giorgo....Gerard Mcdermott

Hitler/Messenger....Ewan Bailey

Violet Gibson....Pauline Mclynn

Doctor....Adam Buxton

Nurse....Sophie Roberts

Maria....Cicely Giddings

Pru/Claretta....Ella Smith

Director Claudine Toutoungi

By Boothby Graffoe.

SP2006011420100710 (BBC7)
20100711 (BBC7)
20100716 (BBC7)

Aldo is a very ordinary man, save for one thing - he looks and sounds exactly like Benito Mussolini.

Being Mussolini's lookalike is no easy matter, especially when Italy is at war and your wife prefers your new identity.

A frantic mix of the surreal and the comic combine in Boothby Graffoe's new play.

Aldo/Mussolini....Omid Djalili

Clara....Lia Williams

Giorgo....Gerard Mcdermott

Hitler/Messenger....Ewan Bailey

Violet Gibson....Pauline Mclynn

Doctor....Adam Buxton

Nurse....Sophie Roberts

Maria....Cicely Giddings

Pru/Claretta....Ella Smith

Director Claudine Toutoungi

By Boothby Graffoe.