Episode 1: The Elephant Man Film

10:00pm, Sunday 17 March 2013
2 hours 30 minutes
Moving drama based on the life of John Merrick, a man born with a disfiguring disease who was taken in by a London surgeon and introduced to Victorian society.

The Elephant Man

Film based on the true story of Joseph (John) Merrick, a monstrously deformed man living in 19th century London, who was at first ostracised and finally celebrated by society. Starring John Hurt.