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4 Extra Debut. Now aged 92, is Anna Madrigal prepared to confront the ghosts in her past that trouble her? Stars Kate Harper. From July 2017.

Tales of the City: The Days of Anna Madrigal by Armistead Maupin. Dramatised by Lin Coghlan.
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The final series of Tales of the City. Now ninety-two, and committed to the notion of 'Leaving like a lady', Mrs Madrigal has seemingly found peace with the 'Logical' family that has grown around her. But there are ghosts in her past that are the key to her identity and they trouble her. Is she prepared to confront them?

Director/Producer Gary Brown

'The Days of Anna Madrigal' is the ninth novel of Armistead Maupin's bestselling 'Tales of the City' series. It features one of modern literature's most unforgettable characters - Anna Madrigal, the legendary landlady of 28 Barbary Lane as she embarks on a road trip that will take her deep into her past.

15 minutes

Last on

Tue 20 Feb 2018 02:30


Role Contributor
Anna Madrigal Kate Harper
Shawna Suzie Grimsdick
Jake Fox Fisher
Brian Simon Lee Phillips
Andy Oscar Porter
Margaret Sanchia McCormack
Author Armistead Maupin
Adaptor Lin Coghlan
Director Gary Brown
Producer Gary Brown


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