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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 16 March 2008

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

By Tennessee Williams.

An adaptation of Tennessee Williams's classic 1950s drama set in the plantations of the American Deep South.

Hypocrisy, greed and secret passions threaten to tear apart a dysfunctional family as they fight over a dying patriarch's millions.

Big Daddy ...... Joss Ackland
Big Mama ...... Gemma Jones
Margaret ...... Elizabeth McGovern
Brick ...... Marcus D'Amico
Mae ...... Alison Steadman
Gooper ...... Clive Carter
Rev Tooker ...... Roy Dotrice
Dr Baugh ...... Kenneth Jay
Lacey ...... Ben Onwukwe
With Polly Dartford, Christopher Earley, Zara Mandel, Tristan Pegg as the children.

Director: Andy Jordan.

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