ITV Play of the Week: Season 11, Episode 2

The Successor (13 Sep. 1965)

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A drama set in the Vatican and the search for a new Pope.



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Episode credited cast:
Felix Aylmer ...
Cardinal of Toledo
John Bailey ...
Cardinal of Budapest
Thomas Baptiste ...
Cardinal of Uganda
Christopher Benjamin ...
Cardinal of Mexico
Jonathan Burn ...
Father Bianchi
Cardinal Ricci
Rupert Davies ...
Cardinal of Bologna
Roger Delgado ...
Cardinal of Rio
John Franklyn-Robbins ...
Alan Gifford ...
Cardinal of Boston
Robert Lee ...
Cardinal of Macao
Cardinal Dean
Marne Maitland ...
Cardinal of Bombay
Tony Steedman ...
Cardinal of Paris
John Welsh ...
Cardinal of Milan


A drama set in the Vatican and the search for a new Pope.

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