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Duration: 2 hours

First broadcast: on BBC One CambridgeshireLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Epic drama set in the 19th century about the adventures of a Scottish trade baron in the Far East.

When Tai-Pan establishes his headquarters in Hong Kong, he soon becomes a leader to the European community and ends up a key player in the Anglo-China opium wars.

Based on the novel by James Clavell. Show less


Dirk Struan:
Bryan Brown
Joan Chen
Tyler Brock:
John Stanton
Culum Struan:
Tim Guinee
Tess Brock:
Kyra Sedgwick
Gordon Chen:
Russell Wong
Gorth Brock:
Bill Leadbitter
Aristotle Quance:
Norman Rodway
Shevaun Tillman:
Janine Turner
Daryl Duke

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