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Noel Coward's Present Laughter

Enjoy legendary Tony Award-winner Kevin Kline in Noel Coward's backstage comedy about a self-obsessed actor in a midlife crisis amidst fawning ingenues, crazed playwrights, unexpected twists, with Kate Burton, Kristine Nielsen and Cobie Smulders.

Episode Duration: 2 hour 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 4207


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