Wallis - The Life And Legends Of Wallis Simpson

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19961202]By Elizabeth Proud. 1: A Pretty Girl is Like a Melody. It is ten years since Wallis Simpson died a lonely and miserable death, a virtual prisoner of her obsessive lawyer, Maitre Blum. But what was Wallis really like? with Chris Emmett , Ed Bishop , Sara Coward , Susan Bovell , Teresa Gallagher ,

Peter MacQueen and William Dufris. Pianist Harold Rich. Director Sue Wilson

* The Scandalous Mrs Simpson : page 39

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961209]By Elizabeth Proud. 2: Tea for Two Whilst Maitre Blum increases her control over Wallis, memories return of her marriage to Ernest Simpson and her manipulation of London society in order to meet the Prince of Wales. with Sara Coward , Susan Bovell , Sunny

Ormonde, William Dufris and Teresa Gallagher Pianist Harold Rich. Director Sue Wilson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961216]By Elizabeth Proud. 3: The Melody Lingers On. Wallis begins to understand what the inevitable marriage to the ex-King will mean.

Pianist Harold Rich. Director Sue Wilson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970201]By Elizabeth Proud. 1: A Pretty Girl is Like a Melody. As the Duchess of Windsor, Wallis Simpson was reviled for causing a king to abdicate his throne. But what was she really like?

Pianist Harold Rich

Director Sue Wilson Repeat

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Reviled for the King's abdication, what was the Duchess of Windsor really like?

4 Extra Debut. Reviled for the King's abdication, what was the Duchess of Windsor really like? Stars Stockard Channing.

1986: Wallis Simpson is facing a lonely and miserable death, a virtual prisoner of her obsessive lawyer, Maitre Blum.

As the Duchess of Windsor, Wallis was reviled for causing King Edward VIII to abdicate his throne to marry her. But what was she really like?

Eliizabeth Proud's three-part drama stars Stockard Channing as Wallis Simpson, Barbara Leigh-Hunt as Maitre Blum, Lewis Hancock as Win Spencer and Stephen Thorne as Ernest Simpson.

Producer: Sue Wilson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1996.

Stockard Channing stars in Elizabeth Proud's drama about the Duchess of Windsor

Elizabeth Proud's three-part drama.

CAST:

Wallis Simpson.... Stockard Channing
Maitre Blum.... Barbara Leigh-Hunt
Win Spencer.... Lewis Hancock
Ernest Simpson/Commander Lewis Little....Stephen Thorne
Bessie Merryman.... Helen Horton
Anna Warfield/Foxie.... Jill Graham
Georges/Robbie …. Chris Emmett
Uncle Sol.... Ed Bishop
Nurse Christine/Corinne Mustin.... Sara Coward
Nurse Dominique/Mary Raffray.... Susan Bovell
Kitty Rogers.... Teresa Gallagher
Bigelow/Hugh.... Peter MacQueen
Herman Rogers/Chevy Chevalier.... William Dufris

"By Elizabeth Proud. 1: A Pretty Girl is Like a Melody. As the Duchess of Windsor, Wallis Simpson was reviled for causing a king to abdicate his throne. But what was she really like?

Pianist Harold Rich

Director Sue Wilson Repeat

By Elizabeth Proud. 1: A Pretty Girl is Like a Melody. It is ten years since Wallis Simpson died a lonely and miserable death, a virtual prisoner of her obsessive lawyer, Maitre Blum. But what was Wallis really like? with Chris Emmett , Ed Bishop , Sara Coward , Susan Bovell , Teresa Gallagher ,

Peter MacQueen and William Dufris. Pianist Harold Rich. Director Sue Wilson

* The Scandalous Mrs Simpson : page 39"

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"Wallis recalls her first marriage and her attempts to meet a prince.

As Maitre Blum manipulates Wallis, she recalls her first marriage and her attempts to meet a prince. Stars Stockard Channing.

Stockard Channing stars in Elizabeth Proud's drama about the Duchess of Windsor

As The Duchess of Windsor, Wallis was reviled for causing King Edward VIII to abdicate his throne to marry her. But what was she really like?

Elizabeth Proud's three-part drama.

CAST:

Wallis Simpson.... Stockard Channing
The Prince of Wales.... Christopher Cazenove
Maitre Blum.... Barbara Leigh-Hunt
Ernest Simpson.... Stephen Thorne
Perry.... Christopher Scott
Douglas.... David Monico
Bessie Merryman.... Helen Horton
Nurse Christine/Thelma Furness.... Sara Coward
Nurse Dominique/Sybil.... Susan Bovell
Nancy.... Sunny Ormonde
Kitty Rogers.... Teresa Gallagher
Ben Thaw/Herman Rogers.... William Dufris

Producer: Sue Wilson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1996.

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"Wallis realises marrying an ex-King means broken promises, plus doubtful acquaintances.

Wallis realises marrying an ex-King means broken promises, plus doubtful acquaintances and scandal. Stars Stockard Channing.

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Wallis realises marrying an ex-King means broken promises, plus doubtful acquaintances.

Stockard Channing stars in Elizabeth Proud's drama about the Duchess of Windsor

Wallis realises marrying an ex-King means broken promises, plus doubtful acquaintances and scandal.

As The Duchess of Windsor, Wallis was reviled for causing King Edward VIII to abdicate his throne to marry her. But what was she really like?

Elizabeth Proud's three-part drama.

CAST:

Wallis Simpson.... Stockard Channing
Duke of Windsor.... Christopher Casenove
Maitre Blum.... Barbara Leigh-Hunt
Churchill/Georges.... Chris Emmett
Foxie.... Jill Graham
Nancy.... Sunny Ormonde
Noel Coward/Von Stohrer/1st Embassy Official …. John Webb
Nurse Christine.... Sara Coward
Nurse Dominique.... Susan Bovell
Penelope Ross/Lady Mosley.... Joanna Monro
Douglas.... David Monico
Stanley/Von Ribbentrop.... Keith Drinkel
Maj. Gray Phillips/BBC Announcer.... Tim Meats
2nd Embassy Official....David Holt

Producer: Sue Wilson

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1996.