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The Paris Wife - BBC Radio 4

Radio 4 Woman's Hour drama THE PARIS WIFE is an adaptation of Paula McLain's fictional memoir of the same name. It tells the story of Hadley Richardson; Ernest Hemingway's first wife, and their time together in Paris in the 1920s. The five-part series featured Gerard Cooke as F. Scott Fitzgerald.

Gerard plays the role of American author, F. Scott Fitzgerald, who along with his with his wife Zelda, welcome Ernest and Hadley Hemingway to Paris and all of the glamour and style of 'The Jazz Age'.

Click to play a montage of scenes from The Paris Wife featuring Gerard Cooke as F. Scott Fitzgerald.

Adapted by Sheila Yeger from the novel by Paula McLain. 

Directed by Sara Davies.

Broadcast Monday 14th - Friday 18th March 2011


More information on this programme can be found

on the BBC Radio 4 website.

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