The Pretenders

By Henrik Ibsen, translated by Michael Meyer.

In a bitter struggle for absolute power, three single minded and self-centred men drag their country into bloody civil war.

Haakon....Michael Sheen

Nicholas....Paul Scofield

Skule....Gerard Murphy

Ragnhild, his wife....Sarah Badel

Margaret, his daughter....Jasmine Hyde

Sigrid, his sister....Maureen O'Brien

Dagfinn....David Bannerman

Gregorious....John Evitts

Paul Flida....Carl Prekopp

Ivar Bodde....Ian Masters

Peter....James D'arcy

Jatgheir....Ben Crowe

Baard Bratte....David Collings

Sigard....Sam Crane

Director Martin Jenkins.

By Henrik Ibsen Translated by Michael Meyer.

In a bitter struggle for power, three single-minded, self-centred men drag their country into civil war.

A powerful cast includes Paul Scolfield as the bitter, destructive Bishop Nicholas, Gerard Murhpy as Earl Skule and Michael Sheen as Hawkon.

Directed by Martin Jenkins

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By Henrik Ibsen, translated by Michael Meyer.

In a bitter struggle for absolute power, three single minded and self-centred men drag their country into bloody civil war.

Haakon....Michael Sheen

Nicholas....Paul Scofield

Skule....Gerard Murphy

Ragnhild, his wife....Sarah Badel

Margaret, his daughter....Jasmine Hyde

Sigrid, his sister....Maureen O'Brien

Dagfinn....David Bannerman

Gregorious....John Evitts

Paul Flida....Carl Prekopp

Ivar Bodde....Ian Masters

Peter....James D'arcy

Jatgheir....Ben Crowe

Baard Bratte....David Collings

Sigard....Sam Crane

Director Martin Jenkins.

By Henrik Ibsen Translated by Michael Meyer.

In a bitter struggle for power, three single-minded, self-centred men drag their country into civil war.

A powerful cast includes Paul Scolfield as the bitter, destructive Bishop Nicholas, Gerard Murhpy as Earl Skule and Michael Sheen as Hawkon.

Directed by Martin Jenkins