Arena: The Brian Epstein Story - Part One

Arena: The Brian Epstein Story - Part One

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Summary

Two-part documentary exploring the life of the Beatles' manager, who died of a drug overdose in August 1967. The first programme examines his background as a successful retailer in Liverpool and how he became a pop impresario after meeting the Beatles in 1961. There is also a look at how Epstein's homosexuality - then illegal in Britain - affected his life.
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