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Directed by the UK’s Philip Martin, and co-written by British screenwriters Geoff Bussetil and Peter Moffat, this nail-biting drama shines a spotlight on the women who made the interview happen. With an outstanding cast including British-America Gillian Anderson, and the UK’s Billie Piper, Keeley Hawes and Rufus Sewell, the film was co-produced by The Lighthouse and Bristol-based Voltage TV.

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Based on the infamous BBC Newsnight interview of Prince Andrew (Rufus Sewell) by Emily Maitlis (Gillian Anderson). With focus on her forensic interview style, as well as the tense negotiations between producer Sam McAlister (Billie Piper) and Buckingham Palace, we follow the women who broke the story.