Charles II: The Power and The Passion

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Charles II: The Power and the Passion is a British television film in four episodes, broadcast on BBC One in 2003, and produced by the BBC in association with the A&E Network in the United States. It was produced by Kate Harwood, directed by Joe Wright... read more
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Charles II: The Power and the Passion is a British television film in four episodes, broadcast on BBC One in 2003, and produced by the BBC in association with the A&E Network in the United States. It was produced by Kate Harwood, directed by Joe Wright and written by screenwriter Adrian Hodges, whose credits include David Copperfield and The Lost World.

Original Release

11/16/2003 on BBC

Cast

Robert Cavanah Rochester
Rufus Sewell Charles II
Mélanie Thierry Louise de Kéroualle
Shirley Henderson Catharine of Braganza
Christian Coulson James, Duke of Monmouth
Helen McCrory Barbara Villiers, Countess of Castlemaine
Rupert Graves George Villiers, Duke of Buckingham
Shaun Dingwall Earl of Danby
Graham McTavish Captain
Charlie Creed-Miles James, Duke of York
(see additional cast & crew)
# Title Air Date
1 Episode 1.1 Sunday, 16 November 2003
2 Episode 1.2 Sunday, 23 November 2003
3 Episode 1.3 Sunday, 30 November 2003
4 Episode 1.4 Sunday, 07 December 2003
98 The Boy Who Would Be King Sunday, 07 December 2003
99 The Making Of Charles II – The Power & The Passion Sunday, 07 December 2003

Directors

Joe Wright

Writers

Adrian Hodges

Cast

Robert Cavanah Rochester
Rufus Sewell Charles II
Mélanie Thierry Louise de Kéroualle
Shirley Henderson Catharine of Braganza
Christian Coulson James, Duke of Monmouth
Helen McCrory Barbara Villiers, Countess of Castlemaine
Rupert Graves George Villiers, Duke of Buckingham
Shaun Dingwall Earl of Danby
Graham McTavish Captain
Charlie Creed-Miles James, Duke of York
Jochum ten Haaf William of Orange
Nick Bagnall Hopkins
Tabitha Wady Anne Hyde
Martin Freeman Lord Shaftesbury
Peter Wight Ormonde
Dorian Lough Clifford
Robert East Arlington
Albert Welling MP #1
Diana Rigg Queen Henrietta Maria
Ian McDiarmid Sir Edward Hyde

Producers

Delia Fine Executive Producer
Laura Mackie Executive Producer
Lee Morris Producer
Delia Fine Producer
Laura Mackie Producer
Kate Harwood Producer
Katrine Dudley Producer

Editors

Paul Tothill

2004 Emmy Outstanding Music Composition for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (Dramatic Underscore) Nominated
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