Three Actors In Search Of A Character

Episodes

TitleComments
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930828]

Henry VIII. Thanks to Charles Laughton , Henry VIII is now mythologised as a jolly fat king who married a lot of women and had some of them beheaded. John Florance meets actors Keith Michell , John Stride and Richard Griffiths to find three different portrayals of the famous king. Producer Rosie Boulton

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930828]

Unknown: Henry Viii.

Unknown: Charles Laughton

Unknown: John Florance

Unknown: Keith Michell

Unknown: John Stride

Unknown: Richard Griffiths

Producer: Rosie Boulton

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930904]

William Shakespeare. John Florance meets actors Nigel Cooke , David Suchet and Chris Harris , who have all portrayed

William Shakespeare. Producer Rosie Boulton

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930904]

Unknown: William Shakespeare.

Unknown: John Florance

Unknown: Nigel Cooke

Unknown: David Suchet

Unknown: Chris Harris

Producer: Rosie Boulton

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930911]

3: Marilyn Monroe. John Florance meets Miranda Richardson , Stephanie Lawrence and Sandra Dickinson who have all portrayed Marilyn Monroe. Producer Rosie Boulton

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930911]

Unknown: Marilyn Monroe.

Unknown: John Florance

Unknown: Miranda Richardson

Unknown: Stephanie Lawrence

Unknown: Sandra Dickinson

Producer: Rosie Boulton

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930828]

Henry VIII. Thanks to Charles Laughton , Henry VIII is now mythologised as a jolly fat king who married a lot of women and had some of them beheaded. John Florance meets actors Keith Michell , John Stride and Richard Griffiths to find three different portrayals of the famous king. Producer Rosie Boulton

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930828]

Unknown: Henry Viii.

Unknown: Charles Laughton

Unknown: Henry Viii

Unknown: John Florance

Unknown: Keith Michell

Unknown: John Stride

Unknown: Richard Griffiths

Producer: Rosie Boulton

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930904]

William Shakespeare. John Florance meets actors Nigel Cooke , David Suchet and Chris Harris , who have all portrayed

William Shakespeare. Producer Rosie Boulton

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930904]

Unknown: William Shakespeare.

Unknown: John Florance

Unknown: Nigel Cooke

Unknown: David Suchet

Unknown: Chris Harris

Unknown: William Shakespeare.

Producer: Rosie Boulton

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930911]

3: Marilyn Monroe. John Florance meets Miranda Richardson , Stephanie Lawrence and Sandra Dickinson who have all portrayed Marilyn Monroe. Producer Rosie Boulton

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930911]

Unknown: Marilyn Monroe.

Unknown: John Florance

Unknown: Miranda Richardson

Unknown: Stephanie Lawrence

Unknown: Sandra Dickinson

Unknown: Marilyn Monroe.

Producer: Rosie Boulton

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940110]

1. Henry VIII. Thanks to Charles Laughton , Henry VIII isnowmythologisedasajolly fat king who married a lot of women and had some of them beheaded. In the first of four programmes, John Florance meets actors Keith Michell , John Stride and Richard Griffiths to find out about three portrayals of the famous king. Producer Rosie Boulton

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940110]

Unknown: Henry Viii.

Unknown: Charles Laughton

Unknown: Henry Viii

Unknown: John Florance

Unknown: Keith Michell

Unknown: John Stride

Unknown: Richard Griffiths

Producer: Rosie Boulton

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940117]

2: William Shakespeare. John Florance meets actors Nigel Cooke , David Suchet and Chris Harris , who have all portrayed Shakespeare. They discuss what it is like to embody their greatest hero and how to characterise the practical man of the theatre who was also a playwright of genius.

Producer Rosie Boulton

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940117]

Unknown: William Shakespeare.

Unknown: John Florance

Unknown: Nigel Cooke

Unknown: David Suchet

Unknown: Chris Harris

Producer: Rosie Boulton

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940124]

3: Marilyn Monroe. John Florance meets Miranda Richardson , Stephanie Lawrence and Sandra Dickinson who have all portrayed the actress and who discuss the difference between doing an impression and creating the suggestion of a character.

Producer Rosie Boulton

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940124]

Unknown: Marilyn Monroe.

Unknown: John Florance

Unknown: Miranda Richardson

Unknown: Stephanie Lawrence

Unknown: Sandra Dickinson

Producer: Rosie Boulton

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940131]

4: Adolf Hitler. John Florance meets actors Antony Sher , Alec McCowan and Derek Jacobi , who have all portrayed Adolf Hitler. They discuss what it's like to embody imaginatively one of history's most evil men.

Producer Rosie Boulton

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940131]

Unknown: Adolf Hitler.

Unknown: John Florance

Unknown: Antony Sher

Unknown: Alec McCowan

Unknown: Derek Jacobi

Unknown: Adolf Hitler.

Producer: Rosie Boulton