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Seasons:
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Release Date:
12 September 1996 (UK) See more »
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Tagline:
The Major BBC2 Series See more »
Plot:
Richard Mayhew leads an ordinary life in London when one day a girl named Door falls, injured, across his path... See more »
User Reviews:
A good british mini series, excellent novel See more (36 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 11 of 34)
Gary Bakewell ... Richard Mayhew (6 episodes, 1996)

Laura Fraser ... Door (6 episodes, 1996)
Hywel Bennett ... Mr. Croup (6 episodes, 1996)

Clive Russell ... Mr. Vandemaar (6 episodes, 1996)

Paterson Joseph ... Marquis De Carabas (6 episodes, 1996)

Peter Capaldi ... Islington (5 episodes, 1996)
Tanya Moodie ... Hunter (5 episodes, 1996)

Trevor Peacock ... Old Bailey (5 episodes, 1996)
Elizabeth Marmur ... Jessica (4 episodes, 1996)

Tamsin Greig ... Lamia (3 episodes, 1996)
Damien Lyne ... Gary (3 episodes, 1996)
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Series Directed by
Dewi Humphreys (6 episodes, 1996)
 
Series Writing credits
Neil Gaiman (6 episodes, 1996)
Lenny Henry (6 episodes, 1996)

Series Produced by
Clive Brill .... producer (6 episodes, 1996)
Jonathan Finn .... line producer (6 episodes, 1996)
Polly McDonald .... executive producer: Crucial (6 episodes, 1996)
Chris Parr .... executive producer: BBC (6 episodes, 1996)
John Whiston .... executive producer: BBC (6 episodes, 1996)
 
Series Original Music by
Brian Eno (6 episodes, 1996)
 
Series Cinematography by
Steve Saunderson (6 episodes, 1996)
 
Series Film Editing by
Bryan Oates (6 episodes, 1996)
 
Series Casting by
Alison Chard (6 episodes, 1996)
Audrey Helps (6 episodes, 1996)
 
Series Production Design by
James Dillon (6 episodes, 1996)
 
Series Art Direction by
Chris Coldwell (2 episodes, 1996)
 
Series Costume Design by
Pam Downe (6 episodes, 1996)
 
Series Makeup Department
Sheelagh Wells .... makeup designer (6 episodes, 1996)
Kevin Alexander .... hair stylist / makeup artist (2 episodes, 1996)
Beverley Binda .... makeup artist (2 episodes, 1996)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Stephen Woolfenden .... first assistant director (6 episodes, 1996)
Johnny Ludlow .... third assistant director (2 episodes, 1996)
Catrin Strong .... second assistant director (2 episodes, 1996)
 
Series Art Department
Dave McKean .... title graphics / title graphics: Artemis (6 episodes, 1996)
Amanda Ackland-Snow .... set dresser (3 episodes, 1996)
Andy Beales .... property master (2 episodes, 1996)
Dave Green .... construction manager (2 episodes, 1996)
Dick Lunn .... stand-by props (2 episodes, 1996)
Matthew McConnell .... dressing props (2 episodes, 1996)
Karl Probert .... assistant art director (2 episodes, 1996)
Steven Sallybanks .... scenic artist (2 episodes, 1996)
Andie Vining .... stand-by props (2 episodes, 1996)
Dennis Wring .... dressing props (2 episodes, 1996)
 
Series Sound Department
Robin Green .... sound editor / dubbing assistant (6 episodes, 1996)
Mark Holding .... sound (6 episodes, 1996)
Richard Finney .... boom operator (2 episodes, 1996)
Bruce Gray .... dubbing editor (2 episodes, 1996)
Phil Reed .... dubbing mixer (2 episodes, 1996)
 
Series Special Effects by
Adam Howarth .... special effects supervisor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Stunts
Colin Skeaping .... stunt coordinator (2 episodes, 1996)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Gary Parnham .... electrician (6 episodes, 1996)
Simon Anderson .... electrician (2 episodes, 1996)
Raymond Gallard .... focus puller (2 episodes, 1996)
John Haylen .... gaffer (2 episodes, 1996)
Michael James .... electrician (2 episodes, 1996)
David King .... camera trainee (2 episodes, 1996)
Stuart King .... best boy (2 episodes, 1996)
Steve Murray .... camera operator (2 episodes, 1996)
David Scott .... grip (2 episodes, 1996)

Julian Blom .... camera operator: title (unknown episodes)
Ray Gallard .... focus puller (unknown episodes)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Mark Foster .... wardrobe supervisor (2 episodes, 1996)
Susan Mewton .... dresser (2 episodes, 1996)
Julie Osborne .... costume assistant (2 episodes, 1996)
 
Series Editorial Department
Michael Harrowes .... assistant editor (2 episodes, 1996)
Finlay Milne .... on-line editor (2 episodes, 1996)

Julian Blom .... editor: titles (unknown episodes)
 
Series Other crew
Simon Fraser .... production coordinator (6 episodes, 1996)
Dee Gregson .... location manager (6 episodes, 1996)
Nichol Hoye .... script supervisor (6 episodes, 1996)
Simon McCleave .... Head of Development: Crucial Films / Script editor (6 episodes, 1996)
Sarah Trowse .... production accountant (6 episodes, 1996)
Naimi Arton .... production runner (2 episodes, 1996)
Carole Brooks .... accounting assistant (2 episodes, 1996)
Ian Harry .... production runner (2 episodes, 1996)
Ken Hawkins .... location manager (2 episodes, 1996)
Finn McGough .... production runner (2 episodes, 1996)
Emily Stillman .... production assistant (2 episodes, 1996)
Jim Threapleton .... production runner (2 episodes, 1996)

Dave McKean .... director: opening sequence / graphic artist: titles (unknown episodes)
 

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Runtime:
180 min (6 episodes)
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Aspect Ratio:
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Trivia:
Neil Gaiman had the idea for "Neverwhere" (1996) six years before he got to turn it into a series.See more »
Quotes:
Mr. Croup:Were I you, I would no longer worry about the young lady. Her days are numbered, and the number in question isn't even in double digits.See more »
Movie Connections:
References Dracula (1931)See more »

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8 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
A good british mini series, excellent novel, 13 December 1999
Author: funeral7 from newport kentucky

this novel was one of the better dark fantasy books i have read, a very modern Hero Epic. Anyone who has ever lived in london (as i have) will certainly appreciate this. Fans of Neil Gaiman is a must. Its flaw is that some of the performances are only so-so, and it us unfortunately incredibly Under-funded. Not that big budgets are a must (look at Blair Witch Project), but this looks a little too cheap, a lot like Dr. Who.

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