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Irene Dunne , Ginger Rogers Fred Astaire , Randolph Scott
Out of cinema circulation since the early 40s, now shown on TV for the first time, the action is set in a Paris dress shop called ' Roberta,' with Irene Dunne as a White Russian princess (real), Ginger Rogers as a Polish countess (bogus) and Fred Astaire and Randolph Scott as a pair of travelling Americans.
Director WILLIAM A. SEITER This Week's Films: page I


Unknown: Irene Dunne
Unknown: Ginger Rogers
Unknown: Fred Astaire
Unknown: Randolph Scott
Unknown: Irene Dunne
Unknown: Ginger Rogers
Unknown: Fred Astaire
Unknown: Randolph Scott
Music By: Jerome Kern
Director: William A. Seiter
Stephanie: Irene Dunne
Scharwenka: Ginger Rogers
Huck Haines: Fred Astaire
John Kent: Randolph Scott
Roberta: Helen Westley
Sophie: Claire Dodd
Ladislaw: Victor Varconi
Voyda: Luls Alberni
Lord Delves: Ferdinand Munier

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We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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