EDWARD AND MRS SIMPSON (ITV 1978)

UK / ITV – Thames / 6x60m-e / 1978  8 Nov – 20 Dec

Writer:Simon Raven / Producer: Allan Cameron

Period drama serial. The events surrounding the abdication leading up to the actual day on 10th Dec 1936.

Cast: EDWARD FOX as Edward / CYNTHIA HARRIS as Wallis Simpson / JESSIE MATTHEWS as Auntie Bessie / NIGEL HAWTHORNE as Walter Monckton / MARIUS GORING as George V / ANDREW RAY as Duke of York