Let Them Eat Cake. Image shows from L to R: Lisette (Dawn French), Lisette (Dawn French), Colombine (Jennifer Saunders), Bouffant (Adrian Scarborough). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Let Them Eat Cake

BBC One sitcom set in the 1780s. 6 episodes (1 series) in 1999. Stars Dawn French, Jennifer Saunders, Adrian Scarborough, Alison Steadman and others.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
Dawn French Lisette
Jennifer Saunders Colombine
Adrian Scarborough Bouffant
Alison Steadman Madame de Plonge
Lucy Punch Eveline
Elizabeth Berrington Marie Antoinette
Writing team
Peter Learmouth Writer
Production team
Christine Gernon Director
Christopher Skala Producer
Jon Plowman Executive Producer
Peter Bennett-Jones Executive Producer
Peter Learmouth Creator