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By Jonathan Holloway. Eric Blair's relationship with the opposite sex could be a distraught one. This drama explores his nine-year relationship with his wife Eileen.

By Jonathan Holloway
The third of four dramas featuring episodes in the life of Eric Blair.

Eric Blair's relationship with the opposite sex could be a distraught one; over the course of his lifetime, he made several awkward marriage proposals to different women. But his relationship with Eileen O'Shaugnessy, whom he married in 1935, had a huge influence both on his life and his writing. This drama explores the nine years of their relationship.

A BBC/Cymru Wales production, directed by Kate McAll.

45 minutes

Credits

Role Contributor
Eric Blair Joseph Millson
Eileen O'Shaugnessy/Blair Lyndsey Marshal
Len Alun Raglan
Writer Jonathan Holloway
Actor Lyndsey Marshal

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