The Real Charlotte

Anne Haverty's two part dramatisation of Somerville & Ross's novel which wonderfully satirises Anglo-Irish society in 19th Century Ireland.

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When respectable spinster Charlotte Mullen is reluctantly obliged to look after her penniless young cousin, she decides she must marry her off to a rich man as soon as possible.

However, Francie is extremely pretty and wilful.

  • charlotte mullen....Sorcha Cusack
  • francie fitzpatrick....elaine symons
  • gerald hawkins....richard dormer
  • ida fitzpatrick....nikki doherty
  • lady dysart....stella mccusker
  • mourner....sean crummey
  • norrie....doreen keogh
  • pamela dysart....tina kellegher
  • roddy lambert....lorcan cranitch
  • roddy lambert....lorcan cranitch lucy lambert....maria mcdermottroe sir christopher dysart....peter hanly pamela dysart....tina kellegher gerald hawkins....richard dormer miss hope drummond....jo donnelly lady dysart....stella mccusker
  • sir christopher dysart....peter hanly

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    When Roddy Lambert's wife dies, Charlotte, who has always loved him, hopes he will marry her.

    However, Roddy has other ideas.