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Lynda La Plante


Backlash by Lynda La Plante (read by Kim Hicks) AudioGO audiobook

Sunday, 24 June, 2012, 12:00am

Life behind bars

LYNDA La Plante finds 'the British public are very strange creatures'. At least that's her reaction about her new mini-series The Governor, 'not the man-in-the-street but some of the political creatures'.

16 Jun 1995 - 12:00am

Hello, Dolly

She's Out by Lynda La Plante, Pan $85.

IT'S nine years since author and scriptwriter Lynda La Plante found success with the hit television series Widows; nine years since her lead character Dorothy 'Dolly' Rawlins was sent to Holloway Prison for the murder of the husband who had cheated on her and allowed her to think him dead in an abortive raid.

26 May 1995 - 12:00am

Murder most foul for cop Mirren

POTATOES, book your couch early. Strange to be able to say it, but there's a great night's viewing ahead.

HELEN Mirren's tour de force performance as driven detective Jane Tennison is just one of myriad qualities that make Lynda La Plante's award-winning drama Prime Suspect (Pearl 9.30pm, Original Running Time 240 mins) unmissable.

12 Jul 1993 - 12:00am

Twin peeks at the Holocaust

ENTWINED By Lynda La Plante (Sidgwick, $165) MS La Plante appears to have attempted too much in trying to incorporate horrific truths about genetic experimentation during the Holocaust into a glitzy thriller about wealth, sex and the circus.

13 Mar 1993 - 12:00am