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The Final Cut


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Last of a four-part drama, starring Ian Richardson
Just when it looks like the end for
Urquhart, Elizabeth steps in. See today's choices.
Screenplay by Andrew Davies ; Producer Ken Riddington Director Mike Vardy


Unknown: Ian Richardson
Unknown: Andrew Davies
Producer: Ken Riddington
Director: Mike Vardy
Francis Urquhart: Ian Richardson
Elizabeth Urquhart: Diane Fletcher
Tom Makepeace: Paul Freeman
Claire Carlsen: Isla Blair
Geoffrey Booza Pitt: Nickolas Grace
General Gough: David Henry
Rayner: Glyn Grain
Sir Clive Watling: John Rowe
Major Jardine: Miles Richardson
Corder: Nick Brimble
Princess: Erika Hoffman
Speaker: Dorothy Vernon
Young King: Tombe Asley
Grey suit: Barry McCarthy
Wolfin: Andrew Seear
Polecutt: Peter Symonds
Florence: Maria Redmond
MattieStorin: Susannah Harker

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

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