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The life and career of British singer and entertainer Cilla Black
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Series cast summary:
Sheridan Smith ...  Cilla 3 episodes, 2014
Aneurin Barnard ...  Bobby 3 episodes, 2014
John Henshaw ...  John White 3 episodes, 2014
Kent Riley Kent Riley ...  Kenny 3 episodes, 2014
Melanie Hill ...  Big Cilla 3 episodes, 2014
Ed Stoppard ...  Brian Epstein 3 episodes, 2014
Andrew Schofield ...  Robert Willis Snr / ... 3 episodes, 2014
Debbie Brannan Debbie Brannan ...  Rose 3 episodes, 2014
Tara Wells Tara Wells ...  Pat 2 episodes, 2014
Danny Burns Danny Burns ...  Johnny 'Hutch' Hutchinson 2 episodes, 2014
Jordan Luke Gage ...  Adrian Barber 2 episodes, 2014
Tom Dunlea Tom Dunlea ...  Ringo Starr 2 episodes, 2014
James Nelson-Joyce ...  Degsy 2 episodes, 2014
Elliot Cowan ...  George Martin 2 episodes, 2014
Jamie Muscato Jamie Muscato ...  Rory Storm 2 episodes, 2014
Kevin Mains ...  Paul McCartney 2 episodes, 2014
Tommy McDonnell Tommy McDonnell ...  Teddy 2 episodes, 2014
Samantha Robinson Samantha Robinson ...  Jean 2 episodes, 2014
Jack Farthing ...  John Lennon 2 episodes, 2014
Kate Fitzgerald Kate Fitzgerald ...  Vera 2 episodes, 2014
Michael Hawkins ...  George Harrison 2 episodes, 2014
Nic Greenshields Nic Greenshields ...  Kingsize Taylor 2 episodes, 2014
Shaun Mason Shaun Mason ...  Trevor 2 episodes, 2014
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The life and career of British singer and entertainer Cilla Black

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The inspiring true life story of a 60s icon.

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English

Release Date:

15 September 2014 (UK) See more »

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Cilla See more »

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ITV Studios See more »
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Trivia

All Cilla's songs were sung by Sheridan Smith. See more »

Goofs

In the scene of the recording of anyone who had a heart, clearly visible on top of the upright piano is a pair of DT100 headphones. These wern't introduced until 1969, while the song was recorded in 1963. See more »

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Referenced in The Question Jury: Episode #1.7 (2016) See more »

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Would Like Some Data on Cilla's Background
30 January 2015 | by WeldonHenleySee all my reviews

One reviewer wrote about Cilla's Protestant family. Wasn't she raised Roman Catholic? I believe she attended St. Anthony's School. I would appreciate clarification on this. The DVD is non USA formatted, so it cannot be played o most players in the U.S. at this time - Hopefully the series will appear on The BBC in America channel some time in the very near future. Also, I find it strange that no further installments detailing Cilla's further career are planned in view of the rave reviews for the series. Thanks for all of the reviews for this series, as I've found all of them informative and well- written. One of the reasons I am looking forward to seeing this series is that I've read about twelve reviews and all are positive ones.


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