Great Lives is a History Documentary programme.

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Great Lives

Entrepreneur Deborah Meaden chooses Georgian traveller, diplomat and spy, Lady Hester Stanhope. From September 2008.

Genre: History Documentary

When is Great Lives next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio 4 Extra March 2nd, 6:30pm and on BBC Radio 4 Extra March 3rd, 12:30am. See more...

Main Cast

Matthew Parris
Image for Mike LeighMike Leigh
Victor Spinetti
Janette Scott
Joan Bakewell
Stephen Johnson
Francine Stock
Stan Stennett
Adam Phillips