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Boswell's Life of Johnson

Episode 4 of 4

Dr Johnson's celebrated biographer attempts to write about another famous Johnson – Boris. With Alistair McGowan. From May 2015.

by Jon Canter

Comedy as James Boswell, Dr Johnson's celebrated biographer, pursues other legends to immortalise. Today he attempts to write a biography of another famous Johnson - Boris - when he is Mayor of London , but finds him a fiendish opponent especially on the whiff-whaff table.

Directed by Sally Avens.

28 minutes

Last on

Tue 5 Mar 2019 22:30

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Role Contributor
James Boswell Miles Jupp
Boris Johnson Alistair McGowan
Writer Jon Canter
Director Sally Avens