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John Lennon: A Journey in the Life

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An Everyman special starring with performances by Peter Cook , Paul Jones
Zoot Money, Roy Orbison
Helen Shapiro , Edwin Starr Linda Thompson
Stanley Unwin , Roger Waters and Carl Wayne
Five years ago this weekend John Lennon was shot. This programme is taken from his words and his music and from the recollections of his friends. It blends dramatisation, rare archive film, interviews, live music and fantasy sequences to give a unique insight into the man behind the legend.
Graphic design PETE WANE Video effects DANNY POPKIN
Videotape editor MIKE TAYLOR Producer DANIEL WOLF Director KEN HOWARD
● FEATURE: page 98 and WODDIS ON: page 95
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Contributors

Unknown: Peter Cook
Unknown: Paul Jones
Unknown: Roy Orbison
Unknown: Helen Shapiro
Unknown: Edwin Starr
Unknown: Linda Thompson
Unknown: Stanley Unwin
Unknown: Roger Waters
Unknown: Carl Wayne
Unknown: John Lennon
Unknown: Danny Popkin
Editor: Mike Taylor
Producer: Daniel Wolf
Director: Ken Howard
John Lennon: Bernard Hill
Young John Lennon: Tim McEvoy
Small John Lennon: Benji Lawrence
Julia: Sylvestra Le Touzel
Cynthia: Helen Shapiro
YokoOno: Megumisiumanuki
Entertainer: G B (zoot) Money
Reverend: Peter Cook
Balloon seller: Stanley Unwin
Freddy: Peter Faulkner
Uncle George: Michael Stainton
Aunt Mimi: Rosalind Shanks
Registrar: Jerome Willis
Times critic: Jonathan Cecil
David Peel: Alan Polonsky

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John Lennon: A Journey in the Life

BBC One London, 6 December 1985 21.25






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