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Finlay Currie

Roy Plomley's castaway is actor Finlay Currie.

Favourite track: He was Despised (from Messiah) by George Frideric Handel
Book: The Dictionary of National Biography
Luxury: 17th-century miniature by Peter Oliver

Release date:

30 minutes

Last on

Mon 1 May 1961 13:10
Home Service

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterRoy Plomley
Interviewed GuestFinlay Currie

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