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Laura Carmichael and Samuel West on revival of Chekhov's 'Uncle Vanya'

Duration: 04:15

Laura Carmichael and Samuel West talk to us about their new play a revival of Anton Chekhov's classic 'Uncle Vanya.'

Samuel says its a very funny play with a slighty stuffy image which should be known as 'Uncle Johnny.'

Laura also gives us the latest about her role in 'Downton Abbey.'

Uncle Vanya opens at the Vaudeville Theatre in London on the 25th October.

Available since: Tue 9 Oct 2012

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Breakfast 09/10/2012

The latest news, sport, business and weather from the BBC's Breakfast team.

First broadcast: 09 Oct 2012

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