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The Life and Times of Sir Noël Coward For I believe
That since my life began The most I've had is just A talent to amuse
(Bitter Sweet)
In the first part of a. new 13-week series, SIR NOËL, is recalled through his own words and music and in the memories of those who shared with him half a century of entertainment on both sides of the Atlantic.
Part 1: A Talent to Amuse including
Lord Mountbatten Lord Olivier
Micheal Mac Liamm6ir
Hermione Gingold
Dame Sybil Thorndike Gladys Calthrop
Sir John Gielgud , Evelyn Laye John Mills , David Niven
Cole Lesley and Richard Burton Written and narrated by SHERIDAN MORLEY
Programme associate CHARLES CASTLE
Series consultant FRANK SALTER Producer BARRY KNIGHT


Unknown: Lord Mountbatten Lord Olivier
Unknown: Micheal Mac Liamm6ir
Unknown: Hermione Gingold
Unknown: Dame Sybil Thorndike
Unknown: Gladys Calthrop
Unknown: Sir John Gielgud
Unknown: Evelyn Laye
Unknown: John Mills
Unknown: David Niven
Unknown: Cole Lesley
Unknown: Richard Burton
Unknown: Sheridan Morley
Unknown: Frank Salter

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