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Duration: 1 hour, 31 minutes

An imaginative and witty adaptation of Laurence Sterne's 'unfilmable' novel 'The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman'.

Tristram Shandy, played by Steve Coogan, guides viewers through the epic tale of his life and opinions, chopping back and forth in time, commenting on his tale as he tells it. Switches between the narrative of the novel and the fictional story of the making of the film.

Last on

Sun 25 May 2014 23:30 BBC Two except Northern Ireland

Credits

Tristram Shandy
Steve Coogan
Jennie
Naomie Harris
Joe
Ian Hart
Capt Toby Shandy
Rob Brydon
Elizabeth
Keeley Hawes
Susannah
Shirley Henderson
Jenny
Kelly Macdonald
Widow Wadman
Gillian Anderson
Dr Slop
Dylan Moran
Patrick Curator/Parson Yorick
Stephen Fry
Mark
Jeremy Northam
Simon
James Fleet
Executive Producer
David M Thompson
Executive Producer
Tracey Scoffield
Executive Producer
Kate Ogborn
Executive Producer
Julia Blackman
Executive Producer
Jeff Abberley
Executive Producer
Henry Normal
Writer
Martin Hardy
Actor
Paul Kynman
Director
Michael Winterbottom

Broadcasts

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