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Leading Man: The Life and Times of William Hutt

Synopsis
Television biography series hosted by Ann-Marie MacDonald. The documentary follows classical actor William Hutt through his much-publicised final season at the Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival in 2005, as he played Prospero in The Tempest. Narration written and spoken by David Gilmour.
Series
Life and Times
Language
English
Country
Canada
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Transmission details
10 Jul 2006 at 20:00 (Channel: CBC)
Duration
60 mins
Availability
No archive copy or distributor found (6/2007).

Credits

Director
Joel Gordon
Screenplay
Joel Gordon
Contributor
Ann-Marie MacDonald; Christopher Plummer; David Gilmour; Norman Jewison; Richard Monette
Cast
William HuttProspero

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Tempest, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival; Hutt, William(1920-2007)
Related items
Tempest, The

Notes

History
Season 10, episode 3.
Awards
Nominated for best biography documentary Gemini Awards 2007.

Production Company

Name

Norflicks Productions

Name

V-Formations Productions

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