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Spider's Web

written in 1954
Samuel French, 1957

Play

Presented by Peter Saunders at the Savoy Theatre, London, on 14th December 1954, with the following cast of characters:
(in the order of their appearance)
SIR ROWLAND DELAHAYEFelix Aylmer
HUGO BIRCHHarold Scott
JEREMY WARRENDERMyles Eason
CLARISSA HAILSHAM-BROWNMargaret Lockwood
PIPPA HAILSHAM-BROWNMargaret Barton
MILDRED PEAKEJudith Furse
ELGINSidney Monckton
OLIVER COSTELLOCharles Morgan
HENRY HAILSHAM-BROWNJohn Warwick
INSPECTOR LORDCampbell Singer
CONSTABLE JONESDesmond Llewelyn
Directed by Wallace Douglas
Setting by Michael Weight
SYNOPSIS OF SCENES
The action of the play passes in the drawing-room of Copplestone Court, the Hailsham-Browns' home in Kent
ACT I - An evening in March
ACT II
SCENE 1 - A quarter of an hour later
SCENE 2 - Ten minutes later
ACT III - A few minutes later
Time - the present

Movie & TV

The Spider's Web, 1960
director Godfrey Grayson
writer Albert G. Miller, Eldon Howard
cast Glynis Johns(Clarissa), Jack Hulbert(Sir Rowland), Basil Dignam(Hugo Birch), Ronald Howard(Jeremy Warrender), Cicley Courtneidge(Mildred Peake), Wendy Turner(Pippa)
La toile d'araignée, 1969 (FR/TV)
director Pierre Sabbagh
cast Jean Ozenne(Sir Edward), Franccedil;ois Nocher(Philip), Jean-Claude Arnaud(Walter), Gaby Sylvia(Patricia), Sylvie Bourgoin(Margaret), Madeleine Clervanne(Mlle Peake), Bernard Musson(Elgin), Jean Roquel(Costello), Robert Fontanet(Henry), Erwan Kerne(Smith), Raymond Gérôme(L'inspecteur)
The Spider's Web, 1982
director Basil Coleman
cast Penelope Keith(Clarissa), Robert Flemyng(Sir Rowland), Thorley Walters(Hugo Birch), David Yelland(Jeremy Warrender), Elizabeth Spriggs(Mildred Peake), Holly Aird(Pippa)

Link

  1. Wikipedia: Spider's Web
  2. IMDb: Spider's Web (1960)
  3. IMDb: Au théâtre ce soir: La toile d'araignée (1969)
  4. IMDb: Spider's Web (1982)

Spider's Web [Novelize]

adapted as a novel by Charles Osborne
HarperCollins, 2000*

Link

  1. Official Site: Spider's Web
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