National Theatre Live

Present Laughter

Monday, August 19   7pm

★★★★★ ’Andrew Scott’s revelatory performance shows why Noël Coward is hailed a genius’ – Telegraph

★★★★★ ‘Andrew Scott is wondrous in this revelatory refresh of Noël Coward’s classic comedy’ – Time Out

★★★★★ ‘The show belongs to Scott’ – The Times

The multi award-winning production of Noël Coward‘s provocative comedy featuring Andrew Scott (Vanya, Fleabag) returns to the big screen.

As he prepares to embark on an overseas tour, star actor Garry Essendine’s colorful life is in danger of spiraling out of control.

Filmed live during its sold-out run at The Old Vic in 2019. Directed by Matthew Warchus.

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Running Time 165 mins

Genre Theater

Andrew Scott
Abdu Salis
Sophie Thompson
Luke Thallon

Directed by
Matthew Warchus

Written by
Noël Coward