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War and Peace


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by LEO TOLSTOY dramatised in 20 parts by JACK PULMAN front with his Commanding Officer, Denisov, and his friend Dolohov-both of whom were made welcome by the Rostov family.- Dolohov proposed to Sonya but, in spite of Countess Rostova's advice to the contrary, she rejected him, still hoping to marry Nikolai. Andrei also returned from the war , only to find that his wife Lisa had died in childbirth.
Cast in order of appearance
(Anthony Hopkins is a National Theatre player)


Unknown: Jack Pulman
Producer: David Conroy
Director: John Davies
Unknown: Anthony Hopkins
Pierre: Anthony Hopkins
Hélène: Fiona Gaunt
KutUZOV: Frank Middlemass
Count Rostov: Rupert Davies
Nikolai: Sylvester Morand
Denisov: Gary Watson
DolohOV: Donald Burton
Russian Colonel: Andrew Carr
Naryshkin: Kevin Lindsay
Pierre's second: Philip Lowrie
Prokofy: Edmund Bailey
Sonya: Joanna David
Natasha: Morag Hood
Petya: Barnaby Shaw
Countess Rostova: Faith Brook
Postmaster: Arnold Peters
Osip Alexeyevich Bazdayev: Carleton Hobbs
Lodge keeper: Geoffrey Lewis
Count Willarski: Christopher Owen
Grand Master: Terence Lodge
French soldiers: Pat Gorman
French soldiers: Richard Poore
Boris Drubetskoy: Neil Stacy
French Colonel: Martin Carroll
Napoleon: David Swift
Tsar Alexander: Donald Douglas
Russian soldier: Joseph Wise
Andrei: Alan Dobie

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