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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


Tristram Shandy
Steve Coogan
Naomie Harris
Ian Hart
Capt Toby Shandy
Rob Brydon
Keeley Hawes
Shirley Henderson
Kelly Macdonald
Widow Wadman
Gillian Anderson
Dr Slop
Dylan Moran
Patrick Curator/Parson Yorick
Stephen Fry
Jeremy Northam
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
Martin Hardy
Paul Kynman
Michael Winterbottom


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