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A play by E. Temple Thurston.
Adapted for television and produced by Michael Barry.

Phase 1 - Jerusalem, A.D. 30
Phase 2 - Antioch, during the First Crusade
Phase 3 - Palermo in Sicily, A.D. 1290
Phase 4 - Seville, A.D. 1560


E. Temple Thurston
Michael Barry
Incidental music composer:
James Hartley
Joan Haythorne
Rachel, Matathias' sister:
Marguerite Young
Matathias, the Jew:
Andrew Osborn
Boemond, Prince of Tarentum:
Jon Pertwee
Godfrey, Duke of Normandy:
Hilary Wontner
Raymond of Toulouse:
John Warrington
Issachar, an old Jew:
John Gabriel
Joanne de Beaudricourt:
Leueen McGrath
The Unknown Knight:
Andrew Osborn
Phirous, a man'at-arms:
John Baker
Victor Woolf
Andrea Michelotti, a merchant:
Leonard Sachs
Matteos Battadios, the Jew:
Andrew Osborn
Gianella Battadios, his wife:
Patricia Hillyard
Pietro Morelli, a priest:
Anthony Viccars
Al Kazar, a servant:
John Baker
Lazzaro Zapportas:
Julian Somers
Maria Zapportas, his wife:
Eileen Draycott
Arnaldo Zapportas, his son:
Jacqueline Boiteux
Matteos Battadios, the Jew:
Andrew Osborn
Olalla Quintana, a harlot:
Pauline Letts
Gonzalez Ferera, the Fiscal:
John Warrington
Alonzo Castro, the Confessor:
Victor Woolf
Juan de Texeda, Inquisitor-General:
Hugh Griffiths

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