Charles Dance

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This week's Desert Island Discs castaway is actor Charles Dance. A man once termed "the thinking woman's crumpet", it's a description he doesn't take too seriously. But he'll be talking to Sue Lawley about his matinee idol image, his early days as an aspiring actor and the role which turned him into an international star - the dashing Guy Perron in the widely-acclaimed TV series The Jewel in the Crown.

[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]

Favourite track: La Bottega Dei Miracoli by Nicola Poivanni
Book: A Dream in the Luxembourg by Richard Aldington
Luxury: Guitar

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40 minutes

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Sun 23 Jul 1989 12:15

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterSue Lawley
Interviewed GuestCharles Dance

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