Dramatisation of Lillie Langtry looking back on her life and telling her servant Mathilde about it. Part 3, 'The Mistress', follows Lillie's continued ascent in London society, meeting the Prince of Wales and becoming his lover, her continued bad marriage and meeting Princess Alexandra who gave her blessing to the affair. Part 3 written by Tessa Coleman. The cast were: John Nettles as Bertie, Prince of Wales, 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, Graham Drummond as Artie Jones, Annette Laffoley as Princess Alexandra, Lorraine Falle as Mathilde, Carol Owens as Dominique, David Miles as Morton, Guy Le Maistre as the cab driver. Production Assistant-Jackie Monkman, Sound Effects-Claire Stanley, Original Music-Roger Bara, Produced and Directed by Cathy Keir. Duration-30.11 minutes.




January 22nd 1997 - January 22nd 1997


Le Maistre, Guy
Miles, David
Owens, Carol
Lafolley, Annette
Jones, Artie
Drummond, Graham
Edward VII, King of England, 1901-1910
Nettles, John
Cornwallis-West, Patsy
Dickinson, Rachel
Wilde, Oscar
Le Breuilly, Peter
Bara, Roger
Stanley, Claire
Monkman, Jackie
Spurr, Fiona
Falle, Lorraine
Thomas, Gillian
Forster, Philip
Langtry, Edward
Coleman, Tessa
Keir, Cathy
Langtry, Lillie, née Le Breton
BBC Radio Jersey


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