Colette - Cheri [15 Minute Drama]

Episodes

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0120080324 (BBC7)
20160208 (BBC7)
20160209 (BBC7)

After a six-year affair, Cheri announces he is about to enter into an arranged marriage.

Colette's tale of a love affair between a courtesan and a man half her age, set in Paris before WWI.

1/5. After a six-year affair, Cheri announces to Lea he is about to enter into an arranged marriage.

Narrator....Lindsay Duncan

Cheri....Joseph Millson

Lea....Frances Barber

Madame Peloux....Brigit Forsyth

Directed by Pauline Harris.

0220080325 (BBC7)
20160209 (BBC7)
20160210 (BBC7)

Lea has to face the harsh reality of her young lover Cheri's marriage to another woman.

Colette's tale of a love affair between a Parisian courtesan and a man half her age, set in Paris before WWI.

2/5. Lea has to face the harsh reality of her young lover Cheri's marriage to another woman.

Narrator....Lindsay Duncan

Cheri....Joseph Millson

Lea....Frances Barber

Madame Peloux....Brigit Forsyth

Old Lili....Judith Davis

Directed by Pauline Harris.

0320080326 (BBC7)
20160210 (BBC7)
20160211 (BBC7)

Cheri returns from honeymoon dissatisfied, yearning to know where Lea has fled.

Colette's tale of a love affair between a Parisian courtesan and a man half her age, set in Paris before WWI.

3/5. Cheri returns from honeymoon dissatisfied, yearning to know where Lea has fled.

Narrator....Lindsay Duncan

Cheri....Joseph Millson

Madame Peloux....Brigit Forsyth

Edmee....Laura Harding

Desmond/Ernest....Conrad Nelson

Directed by Pauline Harris.

0420080327 (BBC7)
20160211 (BBC7)
20160212 (BBC7)

Lea has returned to Paris, lonely and yearning for her young lover Cheri.

Colette's tale of a love affair between a Parisian courtesan and a man half her age, set in Paris before WWI.

4/5. Lea has returned to Paris, lonely and yearning for her young lover Cheri. Mme Peloux, Cheri's mother, brings news of him.

Narrator....Lindsay Duncan

Cheri....Joseph Millson

Madame Peloux....Brigit Forsyth

Directed by Pauline Harris.

0520080328 (BBC7)
20160212 (BBC7)
20160213 (BBC7)

Cheri has returned to Lea, but can their love affair survive?

Colette's tale of a love affair between a Parisian courtesan and a man half her age, set in Paris before WWI.

5/5. Cheri has returned to Lea, but can their love affair survive?

Narrator....Lindsay Duncan

Cheri....Joseph Millson

Lea....Frances Barber

Directed by Pauline Harris.