Strangers And Brothers

Adaptation of C P Snow's epic series of novels about the English establishment.

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01Time Of Hope2003011920030125
20111128 (BBC7)
20111129 (BBC7)
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Lewis Eliot's rise to power begins in 1927.

Epic tales of the English establishment.

Lewis Elliot rises to power in 1920s Leicester.

Adaptations of the author's epic tales of the English establishment.

Keen Lewis Elliot starts his rise to power in 1920s Leicester.

Stars Adam Godley.

Eager Lewis Eliot starts his rise to power from '20s Leicester. English establishment epic

Eager Lewis Eliot starts his rise to power from 1920s Leicester. CP Snow's English establishment epic. Stars Adam Godley

02The Conscience Of The Rich2003012620030201
20111129 (BBC7)
20111130 (BBC7)
20130212 (BBC7)
20130213 (BBC7)

Lewis gets caught up in a political scandal.

Lewis Eliot gets caught up in a political scandal engulfing the family of his best friend.

Adaptations of the author's epic tales of the English establishment.

Lewis Eliot gets caught up in a political scandal engulfing the family of his best friend, Charles March.

Adaptations of the author's epic tales of the English establishment. Lewis Eliot gets caught up in a political scandal engulfing the family of his best friend, Charles March.

03The Masters - 12003020220030208
20111130 (BBC7)
20111201 (BBC7)
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20130214 (BBC7)

An election is called for a new Master in the Cambridge college where Lewis Eliot is teaching.

Lewis Eliot is teaching in Cambridge, when an election is called for a new Master.

Stars Adam Godley and Philip Franks.

Lewis Eliot is teaching in Cambridge, when an election is called for a new Master. Stars Adam Godley and Philip Franks.

04The Masters - 22003020920030215
20111201 (BBC7)
20111202 (BBC7)
20130214 (BBC7)
20130215 (BBC7)

Internal politics grips Lewis's Cambridge college as Britain stands on the brink of war.

The Nazi threat affects even quiet college life in Cambridge.

Lewis suffers a tragedy.

Stars Adam Godley and Clive Merrison.

The Nazi threat affects even quiet college life in Cambridge. Lewis suffers a tragedy.

The Nazi threat affects even quiet college life in Cambridge. Lewis suffers a tragedy. Stars Adam Godley and Clive Merrison.

05The Light And The Dark2003021620030222
20111202 (BBC7)
20111203 (BBC7)
20130215 (BBC7)
20130216 (BBC7)

The outbreak of World War II sees both Lewis Eliot's love life and career take unexpected turns.

As war erupts, Lewis Eliot heads to Whitehall where his love life takes an unexpected turn

As the Second World War erupts, Lewis Eliot heads to Whitehall where his love life takes an unexpected turn.

As the Second World War erupts, Lewis Eliot heads to Whitehall where his love life takes an unexpected turn. Stars Adam Godley.

06The New Men2003022320030607
20111205 (BBC7)
20111206 (BBC7)
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Dramatised by Jonathan Holloway CP Snow's epic novel sequence about the English establishment and power returns with Lewis Eliot involved in the race to create the Atom Bomb.

Lewis Eliot....David Haig Walter Luke....Jeremy Swift Martin Eliot....Tim McInnerny Sawbridge....Adrian Scarborough Sir Hector Rose....John Carlisle Irene Eliot....Claire Skinner Captain Smith....Sean Baker Edgar Hankins....Andrew Wincott Rubin....Rolf Saxon.

Lewis Eliot ends up overseeing a secret wartime project with implications for the world.

Stars David Haig and Claire Skinner.

Lewis Eliot ends up overseeing a secret wartime project with implications for the world. Stars David Haig and Claire Skinner.

07Homecomings2003060120030607
20111206 (BBC7)
20111207 (BBC7)
20130219 (BBC7)
20130220 (BBC7)

By CP Snow.

Dramatised by Jonathan Holloway.

With the Cold War under way, it seems there is a spy at large in Britain's nuclear research programme.

Lewis Eliot....David Haig Walter Luke....Jeremy Swift Martin Eliot....Tim McInnerny Austin Davidson....David Collings Sawbridge....Adrian Scarborough Thomas Bevill....Robert Lang Sir Hector Rose....John Carlisle Margaret Davidson....Juliet Aubrey Herbert Getliffe....Stephen Moore Captain Smith....Sean Baker Geoffrey Hollis....Ian Hughes

As the Cold War intensifies, a spy is at large within Britain's nuclear research programme

As the Cold War intensifies, a spy appears to be at large within Britain's nuclear research programme.

Stars David Haig.

As the Cold War intensifies, a spy appears to be at large within Britain's nuclear research programme. Stars David Haig.

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Jonathan Holloway's dramatisation of CP Snow's epic serial.

With the Cold War underway it seems there is a spy at large in Britain's nuclear research programme.

Lewis Eliot....David Haig Walter Luke....Jeremy Swift Martin Eliot....Tim McInnerny Austin Davidson....David Collings Sawbridge....Adrian Scarborough Thomas Bevill....Robert Lang Sir Hector Rose....John Carlisle Margaret Davidson....Juliet Aubrey Herbert Getliffe....Stephen Moore Captain Smith....Sean Baker Geoffrey Hollis....Ian Hughes / Jonathan Holloway's dramatisation of CP Snow's epic serial.

Lewis Eliot....David Haig Walter Luke....Jeremy Swift Martin Eliot....Tim McInnerny Austin Davidson....David Collings Sawbridge....Adrian Scarborough Thomas Bevill....Robert Lang Sir Hector Rose....John Carlisle Margaret Davidson....Juliet Aubrey Herbert Getliffe....Stephen Moore Captain Smith....Sean Baker Geoffrey Hollis....Ian Hughes

08The Affair2003061520030621
20111207 (BBC7)
20111208 (BBC7)
20130220 (BBC7)
20130221 (BBC7)

By CP Snow Dramatised by Jonathan Holloway Lewis Eliot returns to Cambridge and finds himself caught up in a scandal that threatens to ruin the reputation of both his old college and his best friend.

Lewis Eliot....David Haig Martin Eliot....Tim Mcinnerny Nightingale....Jeremy Child Crawford....Hugh Quarshie Francis Getliffe....Geoffrey Whitehead Brown....Jonathan Coy Jago....Sean Barrett Winslow....Clive Merrison Dawson Hill....Peter Blythe Skeffington....David Acton Donald Howard....David Tennant

Back in Cambridge, a scandal threatens the reputation of Lewis Eliot's old college.

Back in Cambridge, a scandal threatens the reputation of Lewis Eliot's old college and his best friend.

Stars David Haig.

Back in Cambridge, a scandal threatens the reputation of Lewis Eliot's old college and his best friend. Stars David Haig.

09The Corridors Of Power - An Even Bet2003062220030628
20111208 (BBC7)
20111209 (BBC7)
20130221 (BBC7)
20130222 (BBC7)

By CP Snow Dramatised by Jonathan Holloway Roger Quaife is a rising star of the Conservative Government who enlists Lewis' help to formulate a policy that may be political suicide.

With David Haig as Lewis Eliot and Iain Glen as Roger Quaife Margaret Eliot....Juliet Aubrey Carol Quaife....Julia Watson Lord Gilbey....John Woodvine Lord Collingwood....Ronald Pickup Francis Getliffe....Geoffrey Whitehead Osbaldiston....David Leonard Sir Hector Rose....John Carlisle Brodzinski....Christopher Rozycki Walter Luke....Jeremy Swift David Rubin....Rolf Saxon Diana Skidmore....Avril Clark Phillips....Richard Firth Produced by Jeremy Howe and Sally Avens

Post-war politics throws up surprises for Lewis Eliot, as a rising star enlists his help.

Stars David Haig and Iain Glen.

Post-war politics throws up surprises for Lewis Eliot, as a rising star enlists his help. Stars David Haig and Iain Glen.

10 LASTThe Corridors Of Power - The Choice2003062920030705
20111209 (BBC7)
20111210 (BBC7)
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As Roger Quaife's political destiny hangs on an extraordinary Commons debate, what future for Lewis Eliot? Stars David Haig.

Roger Quaife's political destiny hangs on a Commons debate.

What future for Lewis Eliot?

Dramatised by Jonathan Holloway.

The concluding episode of CP Snow's epic novel sequence about the English Establishment and Power in which Roger Quaife stakes his political destiny on one extraordinary debate in the House of Commons.

Roger Quaife's political destiny hangs on a Commons debate. What future for Lewis Eliot?