Prick Up Your Ears

1987 · 1 hr 45 min

R7.179%95%67%
Biographer John Lahr is writing a book about playwright Joe Orton. Joe and Kenneth meet at drama school and live together for ten years as lovers and collaborators. Both want to be writers, but only one of them is successful.
Directed By
Stephen Frears
Written By
Alan Bennett
Studio
British Screen Productions, Civilhand, Zenith Entertainment

Cast of Prick Up Your Ears

GO
Gary OldmanJoe Orton
AM
Alfred MolinaKenneth Halliwell
VR
Vanessa RedgravePeggy Ramsay
FB
Frances BarberLeonie Orton
LD
Lindsay DuncanAnthea Lahr
JW
Julie WaltersElsie Orton
WS
Wallace ShawnJohn Lahr
JD
Janet DaleMrs. Sugden
DA
Dave AtkinsMr Sugden
GC
Garry CooperMr. Sloane Actor
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Sean PertweeOrton's Friends
HM
Helena MichellOrton's Friends
SC
Selina CadellMiss Battersby
ND
Neil DudgeonPoliceman
RW
Richard WilsonPsychiatrist
SM
KJ
Karl JohnsonDouglas Orton
DB
David BradleyUndertaker
JS
Joan SandersonAnthea's Mother
SL
Spencer LeighConstable
NS
Neville SmithPolice Inspector
JS
DC
David CardyBrian Epstein
JM
John MoffattWigmaker
CM
Charles McKeownMr Cunliffe
MT
Margaret TyzackMadame Lambert
JG
James GrantWilliam Orton
ER
Eric RichardEducation Officer
WJ
William JobRADA Chairman
RK
Rosalind KnightRADA Judge
AM
Angus MacKayRADA Judge
LS
Linda SpurrierRADA Instructor
BP
Bert ParnabyMagistrate
LS
SR
AD
Anthony DouseBBC Actor 2
JK
John KaneDirector
JC
Joanne ConnellyStage Manager
ND
PD
Philippa DaviesPeggy Ramsey's Secretary
JL
Julie LegrandGallery Owner
JB
Jane BlackburnWoman in Gallery
SR
Stella RichmanWoman in Gallery 2
JP
Jonny PhillipsYouth Outside Lavatory
RI
Richard IresonMan Outside Lavatory
AE
Ahmed ElgheurMoroccan Boy 1
MD
Moktar DagmouniMoroccan Boy 2
ST
Sian ThomasMarilyn Orton
SB
Stephen BillGeorge Barnett
MS
Max Stafford-ClarkAwards Chairman
SA
Simon AdamsUndertaker's Boy
MB
Mark BrignalBeatle's Chauffeur
RH
Robin HooperMortuary Attendant
DJ
Derek JarmanPatrick Proktor
MM
Michael MüllerBBC Actor 1

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