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Dramatisation by Jeremy Front of Evelyn Waugh's satirical 1938 novel.

Hapless journalist William Boot is mistakenly sent to report on a war in Africa.

William Boot....Rory Kinnear

  • Evelyn Waugh....Tim Mcinnerny

    directed by Sally Avens.

    hapless journalist william boot is mistakenly sent to report on a war in africa

  • benito....cyril nri
  • corker....Stephen Critchlow
  • erik olafsen....Dan Starkey
  • jakes....Paul Rider
  • john boot....Nicholas Boulton
  • josephine....imogen front
  • julia....Fenella Woolgar
  • lord copper....David Warner
  • miss holloway....Janice Acquah
  • moke....Inam Mirza
  • mr baldwin....jonathan taffler
  • paleologue....nyasha hatendi
  • pigge....Chris Pavlo
  • salter....nicholas woodeson
  • secretary....Manjeet Mann
  • uncle theodore....Malcolm Tierney

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    Dramatisation by Jeremy Front of Evelyn Waugh's satirical 1938 novel.

    William finds life as a war correspondent somewhat tedious, but he does fall in love and find himself in the middle of a revolution.

    William Boot....Rory Kinnear

  • Evelyn Waugh....Tim Mcinnerny

    directed by Sally Avens.

    william falls in love and find himself in the middle of a revolution

  • benito....cyril nri
  • corker....Stephen Critchlow
  • erik olafsen....Dan Starkey
  • frau dressler....Tracy-ann Oberman
  • hechel....Gunnar Cauthery
  • katchen....claudie blakeley
  • lord copper....David Warner
  • moke....Inam Mirza
  • mr baldwin....jonathan taffler
  • news editor....Paul Rider
  • pigge....Chris Pavlo
  • salter....nicholas woodeson
  • secret policeman....Jude Akuwudike
  • sir jocelyn hitchcock....Michael Simkins
  • uncle theodore....Malcolm Tierney