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Jonathan Miller directs Antony And Cleopatra

Duration: 01:12

In 1980 Miller accepted the role of producing BBC Television Shakespeare. He directed six of the plays himself including Antony And Cleopatra, During rehearsals an actress asks if people will know that it is a boa constrictor and not an asp. This is a clip from Arena: Jonathan Miller.

Available since: Mon 26 Mar 2012


Series Editor
Anthony Wall
Jonathan Miller
Kevin Spacey
Eric Idle
Oliver Sacks
Penelope Wilton
David Thompson
David Thompson

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Arena Jonathan Miller

A look at Jonathan Miller's life, with contributors including Oliver Sacks and Eric Idle.

First broadcast: 31 Mar 2012

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