Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Susan Luciani|
|Produced by||Lindsay McFarlane|
|Written by||Susan Luciani|
|Music by||Nicholas Singer|
|Edited by||Claus Wehlisch|
Double Barrel Productions
Burlesque Fairytales is a 2009 British thriller film written and directed by Susan Luciani set in a fictional 1930s London theatre starring an ensemble cast led by Benedict Cumberbatch, Lindsay Duncan and Jim Carter. The film's premiere was held at Seattle's True Independent Film Festival on 7 June 2009.
- Anna Andresen as The Mermaid
- Esmé Bianco as Mother
- Stephen Campbell Moore as Peter Blythe-Smith
- Jim Carter as The Compere
- Benedict Cumberbatch as Henry Clark
- Lindsay Duncan as Ice Queen
- Barbara Flynn as Mrs Argyle
- Mona Hammond as Death's Wife
- Kevin Howarth as Jimmy Harrison
- Sophie Hunter as Annabel Blythe-Smith
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