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Beau Brummell: This Charming Man (2006)
George 'Beau' Brummel, a penniless but witty London gentleman, maintains a refined lifestyle with his loyal servant, cook Robinson. Only the friendship of the unpopular Hanoverian heir and Prince Regent, George, Prince of Wales, who acclaims Brummel's fashionable invention, dandy-ism, keeps the creditors from his back, even allows him unconditional credit. Alas a triangle with lady Julia and the equally dubious poet Lord Byron ends up costing him the prince's favor, so his debts come bite him with a vengeance.
Year: 2006
Country: UK
Directed by : Philippa Lowthorpe
Written by : Simon Bent
Cast: James Purefoy, Hugh Bonneville, Phil Davis, Zoe Telford, Nicholas Rowe, Jonathan Aris, Anthony Calf
Literary source: Ian Kelly "Beau Brummell: The Ultimate Man of Style"