Dramatisation of Lillie Langtry looking back on her life and telling her servant Mathilde about it. Part 2, 'The Wife', follows the Jersey Lillie's growing reputation in London Society, her unhappy marriage and her burgeoning friendships with Oscar Wilde and John Everett Millais. Episode 2 written by Tessa Coleman. The cast were: Tessa Coleman as Lillie Langtry, Philip Forster as Edward Langtry, Gillian Thomas as Old Lillie, Peter Le Breuilly as Oscar Wilde, Rachel Dickinson as Patsy Cornwallis-West, Lorraine Falle as Mathilde, Carol Owens as Dominique, Maureen Mannion as Olivia Seabright and Mrs Chambers, Norman Moore as John Everett Millais, Andrew Davey as Frank Miles, Gavin Standen as James Whistler, Roy Thomas as Sir Alan Young, Fraser Martin as Henry Irving. Production Assistant-Jackie Monkman, Sound Effects-Clare Stanley, Original Music-Roger Bara, Produced and Directed by Cathy Keir. Duration 30.27 minutes.




January 15th 1997 - January 15th 1997


Irving, Henry
Martin, Fraser
Young, Sir Alan
Thomas, Roy
Whistler, James
Miles, Frank
Moore, Norman
Millais, Sir John Everett, 1829-1898
Chambers, Mrs
Seabright, Olivia
Mannion, Maureen
Owens, Carol
Cornwallis-West, Patsy
Dickinson, Rachel
Wilde, Oscar
Le Breuilly, Peter
Bara, Roger
Stanley, Claire
Monkman, Jackie
Spurr, Fiona
Standen, Gavin
Davey, Andrew
Falle, Lorraine
Thomas, Gillian
Forster, Philip
Langtry, Edward
Coleman, Tessa
Keir, Cathy
Langtry, Lillie, née Le Breton
BBC Radio Jersey


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