American Dentist, The [Mary Baker]

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"I'm part of the great fabric of European history. When books are written about 19th century France, my name will live on in them".

Loosely based on Thomas W Evans' Recollections of The Second French Empire, the unlikely tale begins with our tooth-obsessed hero arriving in Paris in 1848, where he quickly becomes indispensable to Napoleon III and destined to change the course of history

Mary Baker's comedy drama about democracy, diplomacy and dentistry

Staring Colin Stinton as Dr Thomas W Evans, Jonathan Coy as Napolean III, Barbara Durkin as the Empress Eugénie, Paul Dubois as Dr Edward Crane, Jennie Stoller as Madame Lebreton, Buffy Davis as Mrs Evans, Sean Baker as Mr Branwell and Philip Joseph is Sir John Burgoyne.

Director: Sally Avens.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2000.

When Dr Thomas W Evans moves to France, the course of history changes.

20180930"I'm part of the great fabric of European history. When books are written about 19th century France, my name will live on in them".

Loosely based on Thomas W Evans' Recollections of The Second French Empire, the unlikely tale begins with our tooth-obsessed hero arriving in Paris in 1848, where he quickly becomes indispensable to Napoleon III and destined to change the course of history...

Mary Baker's comedy drama about democracy, diplomacy and dentistry

Staring Colin Stinton as Dr Thomas W Evans, Jonathan Coy as Napolean III, Barbara Durkin as the Empress Eugénie, Paul Dubois as Dr Edward Crane, Jennie Stoller as Madame Lebreton, Buffy Davis as Mrs Evans, Sean Baker as Mr Branwell and Philip Joseph is Sir John Burgoyne.

Director: Sally Avens.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2000.

When Thomas W Evans became Napoleon III's dentist, neither knew it would change history.

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