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Thank You, P. G. Wodehouse

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Barry Norman presents an account of the life and a look at the comic work of the man who gave us Bertie Wooster , Jeeves, Psmith (the P is silent), Lord Emsworth and others in the course of writing 18 plays, 33 musicals, 96 novels and over 200 short stories.
' I started churning the stuff out at the age of five. What I was doing before that, I don't know. Just loafing, I suppose.'
Programme consultant RICHARD USBORNE DesignerGEORGE KYRIAKIDES Producer ANTONY ROUSE Director BRIAN MORGAN

Contributors

Unknown: Barry Norman
Unknown: Bertie Wooster
Unknown: Richard Usborne
Designer: George Kyriakides
Director: Brian Morgan
Wodehouse's voice: Michael Iiordern
The aunts: Elizabeth Spriggs
Jeeves: Michael Aldridge
Bertie Wooster: Jonathan Cecil
Lord Emsworth: Cyril Luckham
Duke of Dunstable: James (;roi'T
Lord Ickenham: Ballard Berkeley
Earl of Hoddesdon: James Bree
Beach: John Savident
The Girl: Rosalyn Landor
Psmith: Daniel Day-Lewis
Freddie/Walderwick: Edward Hibbert
Bill/Catsmeat: Clive Wouters

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Thank You, P. G. Wodehouse

BBC Two England, 16 October 1981 20.05






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