Episode 1: Edward Petherbridge

Paul talks to veteran performer, writer and painter Edward Petherbridge about his early life in Bradford, what it was like working with Sir Laurence Olivier and meeting HRH herself.

Edward Petherbridge has had an amazing acting career spanning seven decades, with highlights including his portrayal of Lord Peter Wimsey in the 1987 BBC television adaptations of Dorothy L. Sayers' novels, and creating the role of Guildenstern in Tom Stoppard's Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead in 1967. He performed in Told by an Idiot's My Perfect Mind alongside Artistic Director Paul Hunter and directed by Kathryn Hunter. My Perfect Mind toured the UK in 2013 and 2014, transferring to Teatre Barcelona in 2014 and New York in June 2015, as part of 59E59 Theater's Brits Off Broadway season . You can find out more about the show and Told by an Idiot here: https://www.toldbyanidiot.org/my-perfect-mind 

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