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Tender is the Night


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Screenplay in six parts by DENNIS POTTER starring Peter Strauss Mary Steenburgen
Special guest appearance Joanna David
4: 1925. Following a series of disastrous events in Paris, Rosemary Hoyt returned to Hollywood and the Divers to their life on the Riviera. It is Christmas and they are spending it at Gstaad.
Producer betty WILLINGALE Directed by ROBERT KNIGHTS


Unknown: F. Scott Fitzgerald
Unknown: Dennis Potter
Unknown: Peter Strauss
Unknown: Mary Steenburgen
Unknown: Joanna David
Unknown: Rosemary Hoyt
Directed By: Robert Knights
Dick Diver: Peter Strauss
Nicole Diver: Mary Steenburgen
Baby Warren: Kate Harper
Franz Gregorovius: Jürgen Brugger
Hannah: Joanna David
Helen: Erin Donovan
English woman patient: Barbara Atkinson
Kaethe: Astrid Frank
Helen's mother: Pat Starr
Preacher at graveside: Norman Stokle

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Tender is the Night

BBC One London, 3 July 1987 21.30

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