Wheeler's Fortune

Andrew Mcgibbon's comedy tells the remarkable story of Creighton Wheeler, who overcame a severe speech impediment to influence the most significant events of the 20th century.

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Episodes

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01Creighton's Calling2003011620070516

Featuring Creighton's turbulent childhood, his schooldays and his coronation speech.

02California Dreaming2003012320070523

Creighton's theatrical career begins with his getting fired from almost everywhere.

03Born To Be Wired2003013020070530

Creighton drops out of society and tries to control his speech problem with hallucinogenic drugs, which have terrible side effects.

04 LASTRenaissance Man2003020620070606

Creighton's rebirth as an academic sees him co-hosting a popular arts show and falling in love.