The King's General

Episodes

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20091128 (BBC7)
20091129 (BBC7)
20110213 (BBC7)
20110214 (BBC7)
20120623 (BBC7)
20120624 (BBC7)

A paralysed beauty and a reckless soldier fall in love during the English civil war.

A paralysed beauty and a reckless soldier fall in love during the English civil war. Stars Cathryn Harrison and Roger Allam

Stars Cathryn Harrison and Roger Allam.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931206]

This dramatisation of Daphne du Maurier 's classic love story set during the English Civil War is being rebroadcast as a companion piece to Saturday's My Cousin Rachel. Its heroine is the beautiful Honor Harris, crippled in a riding accident, yet loved forever by Sir Richard Grenville , the King's General in the West.

Dramatised by Michelene Wandor Director Cherry Cookson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931206]

Unknown: Daphne Du Maurier

Unknown: Sir Richard Grenville

Dramatised By: Michelene Wandor

Hmor: Cathryn Harrison

Sir Richard Grenville: Roger Allam

Matty: Carolyn Pickles

Robin Harris: Philip Sully

Gartred: Geraldine Fitzgerald

Young Dick: Gary King

Older Dick: David Thorpe

Jonathan Rashleigh: Peter Penry Jones

Mary Rashleigh: Sally Edwards

Lord Robartes: Jonathan Adams

William Rashleigh/Colonel: John Fleming