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Hattie (film)

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Written by  Stephen Russell
Theme music composer  Stephen McKeon
Directed by  Dan Zeff
Based on  Hattie: The Authorised Biography of Hattie Jacques by Andy Merriman
Starring  Ruth Jones Robert Bathurst Aidan Turner
Producer(s)  Seb Barwell Richard Osborne

Hattie is a television film on the life of the British comic actress Hattie Jacques, played by Ruth Jones, her marriage to John Le Mesurier (Robert Bathurst) and her affair with their lodger John Schofield (Aidan Turner). First broadcast in January 2011, it became the most watched programme on BBC Four ever and defeated biopic The Curse of Steptoe, which had held the record since 2008.


  • Ruth Jones as Hattie Jacques
  • Robert Bathurst as John Le Mesurier
  • Aidan Turner as John Schofield
  • Jeany Spark as Joan Malin
  • Jay Simpson as Bruce
  • Graham Fellows as Eric Sykes
  • Marcia Warren as Esma Cannon
  • Stephen Critchlow as Gerald Thomas
  • Susy Kane as Young Actress
  • Lewis MacLeod as Eamonn Andrews
  • Brian Pettifer as Ron
  • James Martin as Reg
  • References

    Hattie (film) Wikipedia