Michael Eaton's adaptation of one of George Eliot's lesser known novels, a romance set in 1832 after the passing of the Great Reform Act brought new voters and new ideas to the political scene in the Midlands.
Following the riots on Election Day, Felix Holt - accused of attempted murder - has been thrown into prison.
Esther Lyon is determined to do everything she can to save him.
Felix Holt....Elliot Cowan
Mrs Holt....Susan Brown
Rufus Lyon....Stephen Moore
Esther Lyon....Hayley Atwell
Harold Transome....Jasper Britton
Arabella Transome....Susan Wooldridge
Matthew Jermyn....Jack Shepherd
Sir Maximus Debbary....John Carlisle
Philip Debarry/Mike Brindle....Paul Chahidi
The Reverend Lingon....Michael Culkin
Music by John Tams.
Director Lucy Bailey.