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The Wind in the Willows

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Lavish live-action adaptation of Kenneth Grahame 's much-loved children's novel, first shown last New
Year's Day. Matt Lucas stars as Toad, the aristocratic amphibian with a love of fast cars. Bob Hoskins , Mark Gatiss and Lee Ingleby play his friends Badger, Rat and Mole, who "poop-poop" his new hobby when they realise he's becoming a menace to other road-users. However, true to his selfish ways, Mr Toad ignores them, runs away and steals a motor car - for which he gets thrown into prison for 20 years.
Writer Lee Hall ; Producers Charlotte Ashby, Gub Neal and Michael Prupras ; Director Rachel Talalay

Contributors

Unknown: Kenneth Grahame
Unknown: Matt Lucas
Unknown: Bob Hoskins
Unknown: Mark Gatiss
Unknown: Lee Ingleby
Unknown: Mr Toad
Unknown: Lee Hall
Unknown: Gub Neal
Unknown: Michael Prupras
Director: Rachel Talalay
Toad: Matt Lucas
Rat: Mark Gatiss
Mole: Lee Ingleby
Badger: Bob Hoskins
Judge: Michael Murphy
Clerk: Alex MacQueen
Gaoler's daughter: Anna Maxwell Martin
Barge woman: Imelda Staunton
Engine driver: Jim Carter
Washerwoman: Mary Walsh
Hedgehogs: Andrei Arvlnte,
Hedgehogs: Cristian Vlad
Field mice: David Gherghinescu
Field mice: Adina Rapiteanu
Field mice: Sophie Talalay,
Field mice: Loana Nlcolae
Dr Owl: Theodor Danettl
Mrs Owl: Cici Caraman
Driver in tweed: Emil Hostina
Passenger in tweed: Alexandra Plrlcl
Chief weasel: Radu Andrei Micu

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The Wind in the Willows

BBC One London, 1 September 2007 18.10






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