ALAN Bennett’s Talking Heads, the famous book of monologues from the 80s, is being brought to life again for viewers pleasure.
The show brings with it some HUGE names and here’s what you need to know and when you can watch it.
What time is Alan Bennett’s Talking Heads on BBC One and how many episodes are there?
The series will kick off on BBC One from 9pm TONIGHT (July 8, 2020) with a double-bill.
After this, all 12 monologues will be made available to watch on BBC iPlayer, but the show will continue to air weekly on BBC one.
The original series aired on the BBC back in the 80s.
It featured the likes of Maggie Smith and Julie Walters, and was followed up with a second series airing in the 90s.
Who is starring in Alan Bennett’s Talking Heads?
Much like when the monologues were brought to life in the 80s and 90s, the series brings with it a star cast.
Here’s who is taking part and the stories they will be telling:
What is Alan Bennett’s Talking Heads about?
The series involves 12 monologues, each performed by a different actor.
Each episode tells a completely different story and involves only one star.
The stories cover everything from poison pen letters, an actress unwittingly ending up in porn, to a vicar’s wife having an affair with a shopkeeper.