Why did Tallulah set fire to you?
Veteran actor Joan Shepard worked with many great actors including Tallulah Bankhead. She tells of an incident when Tallulah set fire to her dress on stage.
Available since: Thu 11 Jul 2013
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Libby Purves meets singer Natalie Cole and columnist Liz Jones.
First broadcast: 10 Jul 2013
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