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Duration: 1 hour

Documentary about brother and sister duo The Carpenters, one of the biggest selling pop acts of the 1970s, but one with a destructive and complex secret that ended in tragedy with Karen Carpenter's untimely death at 32. Featuring behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with Richard Carpenter, family and friends.

Last on

Sun 9 Sep 2012 21:00 BBC Four


Executive Producer
Mark Cooper


  • Mon 9 Apr 2007 22:20 BBC One except Channel Islands, London, Northern Ireland, Oxfordshire, Scotland, South West, West Midlands, Yorkshire

  • Tue 10 Apr 2007 22:35 BBC One Scotland only

  • Wed 20 Jun 2007 02:30 BBC One

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