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Vivienne Alison ‘Viv’ Rook was a businesswoman and entrepreneur. She was a familiar face on modern media, always ready with a quote.

But when she stood for Parliament and formed her own party, she began an inexorable rise to power. Adored by the pubic for speaking her mind, Viv’s policies were unclear - and nobody knew how far she‘d be prepared to go to achieve them.


Vivienne Rook was born in Manchester in 1964. (Episode 1)

Behind the scenes[]


Vivienne Rook is played by Emma Thompson.b