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Gilbert harding

Gilbert Harding by Feliks Topolski - pencil, circa 1960 - National Portrait Gallery

Dr Brighton And Mr Harding by Stephen Wyatt
Directed by Martin Jenkins
BBC Radio 4 - Afternoon Play - 04.07.2005
Repeated 08.11.2006


An insight into the personal demons that tormented TV's first superstar, the outspoken, irascible but much-loved broadcaster of the 1950s, Gilbert Harding, who became famous for his unpredictable appearances on panel games such as What's My Line? Twenty Questions and Round Britain Quiz.


  • Gilbert Harding - Roger Allam 
  • Derek....Ben Crowe   
  • Female fan....Jean Trend
  • Nancy Spain....Jenny Funnell
  • Philip....Carl Prekopp
  • Psychiatrist....Ian Masters
  • Roger....Keith Drinkel

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