The much-loved writer's fascinating childhood and how it inspired the world of Narnia.
A fascinating journey into the childhood of one of the world's best loved writers.
Geoffrey Palmer stars as CS Lewis, guiding us through his early life illustrating how his Northern Irish boyhood in County Down inspired his magical stories of Narnia.
Brian Sibley's drama also stars Dario Angelone as Young CS Lewis, Hannah Gordon as Penny, Jack Logue as Warnie, Doreen Keogh as Lizzie, Stuart Graham as Father, Laura Hughes as Mother, James Ellis as Grandfather, John Hewitt as the Doctor and Sarah Gordon, Coirle Magee and Patrick Gleadhill as the children.
Director: Gemma McMullan
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2002.
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By Brian Sibley
A fascinating journey into the childhood of one of the world's best loved writers, CS Lewis.
Geoffrey Palmer as Lewis guides us through the writer's early life to illustrate how Lewis' boyhood in County Down, Northern IRELAND inspired the magical stories of Narnia.
CS Lewis....Geoffrey Palmer
Young CS Lewis....Dario Angelone
Penny....Hannah R Gordon
Children....Sarah Gordon, Coirle Magee, Patrick Gleadhhill
Directed by Gemma Mcmullan
A fascinating account of author CS Lewis' boyhood in Northern Ireland, and how it inspired the magical stories of Narnia.