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Behind the Candelabra

Duration: 1 hour, 51 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland HD

Introduced into the inner circle of supreme showman Liberace, young Scott is flattered and the pair become lovers. However, despite early efforts to please, Scott's position proves precarious, and his insecurities strain the relationship. Multi-award-winning drama, based on the memoir by Scott Thorson, from acclaimed director Steven Soderbergh. Show less


Scott Thorson:
Matt Damon
Seymour Heller:
Dan Aykroyd
Dr Jack Startz:
Rob Lowe
Bob Black:
Scott Bakula
Frances Liberace:
Debbie Reynolds
Scott's Attorney:
Paul Reiser
Rose Carracappa:
Jane Morris
Joe Carracappa:
Garrett M Brown
Ray Arnett:
Tom Papa
Billy Leatherwood:
Cheyenne Jackson
Bruce Ramsay

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