By John Mortimer.
In January 1824, Lord Byron arrived in Missalonghi determined to fight for Greek independence from Turkish rule.
The story of his three months as commander in chief of a small and unruly force of mercenaries and freedom fighters is also the story of the last days of his extraordinary life.
Lord Byron....Michael Sheen
William Fletcher....Nicky Henson
Colonel Leicester Stanhope....Gerard Murphy
Pietro Gamba....Stuart Mcloughlin
William Parry....Owen Teale
Prince Mavrocordato....Peter Polycarpou
Dr Franco Bruno/Servant 3....Harry Myers
Captain James Kennedy....Hugh Ross
Lukas/Servant 2....Jamie Doyle
Dr Milligan/Servant 1....John Cummins
Director Jeremy Mortimer