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Afternoon Play: Solo behind the Iron Curtain

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In 1968 Robert Vaughn, famous at the time as TV spy Napoleon Solo, was making a movie in Prague. But filming ground to a halt when 5,000 Russian tanks rolled into Czechoslovakia and cast and crew found themselves trapped. A Cold War rom-com-thriller from Tracy Spottiswoode.

Contributors

Writer: Tracy Spottiswoode
Director: Kate McAll
Robert Vaughn: Himself
Pepsi: Vesna Stanojevic
George Segal: Robert Glenlster
Ben Gazzara: John Guerrasio
Bradford Dillman: Richard Laing
David Woiper: Garrick Hagon
Honzo: Robert Luckay
Sadovsky: Rad Lazar

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Afternoon Play: Solo behind the Iron Curtain

BBC Radio 4 FM, 5 May 2009 14.15






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