Brief Encounter

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20091030Jenny Seagrove and Nigel Havers star in a special production of Brief Encounter, live from the BBC's Maida Vale studios.|Celia Johnson and Trevor Howard created the roles of housewife and doctor in the 1945 film adaptation of Noel Coward's classic tale of forbidden love.|Jenny Seagrove now stars as Laura Jesson with Nigel Havers as Dr.|Alec Harvey.|This particular radio version is very faithful to Coward's original screenplay and has been locked in the BBC vaults since 1947.|It is to be performed as part of the 75th anniversary celebrations of the BBC's Maida Vale studios, long associated with radio drama.|Jenny Seagrove and Nigel Havers star in a live production of Brief Encounter.