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Episode 1

Duration:
15 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 02 February 2009

By Alexandre Dumas. The story of Marguerite Gauthier, a Parisian courtesan who goes on a journey through worldliness, love, renunciation and atonement, thanks to the love of young Armand Duval.

Armand is distraught to return to Paris too late to see Marguerite, the love of his life, before she dies.

Marguerite ...... Ruth Wilson
Duval ...... Dan Stevens
Dumas ...... Joseph Kloska
Marguerite's sister ...... Manon Edwards
Gravedigger ...... Dick Bradnum

Directed by Polly Thomas.

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