Daphne

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Drama charting the story of Daphne du Maurier's unrequited passion and showing how her inner struggles with her sexuality informed the writing of her compelling stories. It focuses on the most emotionally fraught yet creatively fertile period of the... read more
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Drama charting the story of Daphne du Maurier's unrequited passion and showing how her inner struggles with her sexuality informed the writing of her compelling stories. It focuses on the most emotionally fraught yet creatively fertile period of the author's life: the years between the Rebecca trial and the writing of her short story The Birds.

Original Release

05/12/2007

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Cast

Geraldine Somerville Daphne du Maurier
Elizabeth McGovern Ellen Doubleday
Janet McTeer Gertrude Lawrence
Andrew Havill Tommy Browning
Malcolm Sinclair Noel Coward
Christopher Malcolm Nelson Doubleday
Tim Ahern Dickie
Natalie Best Maid
Elliott Naylor Kits
Meg Dixon Flavia
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Clare Beavan

Writers

Margaret Forster, Amy Jenkins

Cast

Geraldine Somerville Daphne du Maurier
Elizabeth McGovern Ellen Doubleday
Janet McTeer Gertrude Lawrence
Andrew Havill Tommy Browning
Malcolm Sinclair Noel Coward
Christopher Malcolm Nelson Doubleday
Tim Ahern Dickie
Natalie Best Maid
Elliott Naylor Kits
Meg Dixon Flavia
Nicholas Murchie New York Prosecutor
Felicity Montagu Director, 'September Tide'
Jay Taylor Evan Davies - Actor, 'September Tide'
Coral Beed Actress, 'September Tide'
Jenny Howe Tod
Tessa Hall Air Hostess
Shane Nolan Waiter
Aaron Sweeney Photographer / Waiter
Phillip Whiteman Italian Waiter

Producers

Kim Thomas Executive Producer
Clare Beavan Producer
Emma Fowler Producer

Editors

Andrew Hassenruck, Enda Mullen

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