WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE? TWIGGY (1 x 60 mins for BBC1, August 2014)
Twiggy was the face of 1966. She exuded class, modernity but also a coquettish, girl-next-door charm, all combining to make her the first ever supermodel. But as this episode of BBC1’s hugely successful history series shows, go back barely 3 generations and her family history is one of abject poverty, destitution…and even grand larceny.
Twiggy was the stylish ‘60’s girl who came from a happy, North London childhood. Yet beyond her parents she knows nothing about her ancestors…