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Granada Brideshead Among Telegraph’s Top 50 TV Programs

A panel of Daily Telegraph journalists has compiled a list of the top 50 British TV programs of all time. Not surprisingly, the 1981 Granada TV production of Brideshead Revisited for ITV makes the list:¬† This sumptuous adaptation of Evelyn … Continue reading

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Memoir of Brideshead TV Film in Vanity Fair

Michael Lindsay-Hogg, the original director of the 1981 Granada TV film production of Brideshead Revisited, has written a memoir of his experience. This is published in the current issue of Vanity Fair magazine and is entitled “Inside the Making of … Continue reading

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West Country Film Festival to Mark Waugh Anniversary

The Bridport News has announced that the 50th anniversary of Evelyn Waugh’s death will be marked¬†at the¬†upcoming From Page to Screen Film Festival. This will be in Bridport, Dorset¬†from 30 March-3 April. Details will be provided next month. Meanwhile, two … Continue reading

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V&A Reunites Brideshead

Last night at the Victoria & Albert Museum there was a panel discussion relating to the Granada TV 1980s ¬†production of Brideshead Revisited. ¬†The panel included actors Diana Quick (Julia Flyte) and Nicholas Grace (Anthony Blanche) as well as Derek … Continue reading

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Brideshead Tops Telegraph’s List of TV Book Adaptations

On the occasion of the BBC’s broadcast of its adaptation of Hilary Mantel’s Tudor novels (taking its title from the first, Wolf Hall), the Daily Telegraph published its list of what it considers the top 20 TV adaptations of all … Continue reading

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