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La Grande Therese


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Based on the true story of a 19th-century French adventuress, Hilary Spurling 's book is dramatised in ten partsby Catherine Czerkawska. 1: What's a Girl. Catherine and Therese are childhood friends from the village of Aussonne near Toulouse. Theirfriendshipwill last for a significant part of both their lives, as they support one anotherthroughoutone ofthe most amazing public financial swindles of modern times.
Producer Marilyn Imrie. Director John Dove
Further cast details across the week. Repeated from 10.45am


Unknown: Hilary Spurling
Unknown: Catherine Czerkawska.
Producer: Marilyn Imrie.
Director: John Dove
Therese: Nicola Walker
Catherine: Helen Schleslnger
Bernard/Vendor: John Hartley

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