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(1994–2002)

Full Cast & Crew

Series Directed by 

Denys Blakeway ... (3 episodes, 1997-1999)
Liz Hartford ... (2 episodes, 1998)
David F. Turnbull ... (2 episodes, 2001-2002)
Helen Bettinson ... (1 episode, 1994)
William Cran ... (1 episode, 1994)
Martin Smith ... (1 episode, 1994)
Ella Bahaire ... (1 episode, 1997)
Tim Kirby ... (1 episode, 1999)
Janet Lee ... (1 episode, 1999)
Christopher Morris ... (1 episode, 2000)
Hamish Mykura ... (1 episode, 2000)
David Belton ... (1 episode, 2001)
John Fothergill ... (1 episode, 2002)
Kate Townsend ... (1 episode, 2002)
Paul Tilzey ... (unknown episodes)

Series Writing Credits  

David Belton ... (1 episode, 2001)
Helen Bettinson ... (1 episode, 1994)
Denys Blakeway ... (1 episode, 1999)
Martin Smith ... (1 episode, 1994)

Series Cast  

Jancis Robinson ...
 Herself - Narrator (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Himself - Narrator / ... (2 episodes, 1999-2000)
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 Himself (2 episodes, 1998-2002)
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 Himself (2 episodes, 1996-2000)
Bertrand Russell ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1997)
Alan Simpson ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1998-2002)
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 Narrator (2 episodes, 1998)
Kenneth Williams ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1998)
Duke of Windsor ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1999-2002)
Josette Simon ...
 Narrator (2 episodes, 2000-2002)
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 Herself (2 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 Himself (2 episodes, 2000)
Veronika Hyks ...
 Narrator (1 episode, 1994)
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 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
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 Narrator (1 episode, 2001)
Frankie Howerd ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Brigette Barr ...
 Herself (1 episode, 2000)
Phil Nice ...
 Reading (1 episode, 2001)
Stephen Lowe ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Ray Carillo ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
Peter Campbell ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Robert Connor ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
Norman Hewitt ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Joe Delaney ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
Ernest Skidmore ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Norma Gerber ...
 Herself (1 episode, 2000)
Norman Littlechild ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Seymour Heller ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
Martin Benson ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Jamie James ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
Pamela Cundell ...
 Herself (1 episode, 2002)
Ina Liberace ...
 Herself (1 episode, 2000)
Ray Mungo ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
David Gatehouse ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Gladys Luckie ...
 Herself (1 episode, 2000)
Richard Gatehouse ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Bob Monkhouse ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
Jimmy Perry ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
William Roache ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Scott Thorson ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
Betty Driver ...
 Herself (1 episode, 2002)
David Benson ...
 Readings (1 episode, 2000)
John Newman ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Roger Richardson ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Lavrenti Beria ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1994)
Billy J. Mitchell ...
 Ike (1 episode, 1994)
Aristotle Onassis ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1994)
Albert Schweitzer ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1994)
Coco Chanel ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1995)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1995)
Pope Pius XII ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1995)
A.J.P. Taylor ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1995)
Joy Adamson ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1996)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1996)
Robert Boothby ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1996)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1996)
Dorothy Cavendish ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1996)
Sam Giancana ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1996)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1996)
Elspeth Huxley ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1996)
Alfred Kinsey ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1996)
Richard Leakey ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1996)
Harold Macmillan ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1996)
Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1996)
Albert Speer ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1996)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1996)
Edmund Hillary ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1997)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1997)
Benjamin Spock ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1997)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1997)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1997)
Simon Wiesenthal ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1997)
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 Herself (1 episode, 1998)
Jacques-Yves Cousteau ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1998)
Fenella Fielding ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1998)
Yuri Gagarin ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1998)
Bamber Gascoigne ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1998)
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 Herself (1 episode, 1998)
Tony Hancock ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1998)
Kenneth Horne ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1998)
Annette Kerr ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1998)
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 Herself (1 episode, 1998)
Lord Kitchener ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1998)
John Lahr ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1998)
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 Herself (1 episode, 1998)
Betty Marsden ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1998)
Hugh Paddick ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1998)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1998)
Andrew Ray ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1998)
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 Herself (1 episode, 1998)
Joachim von Ribbentrop ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1998)
Dan Auiler ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Roy Ward Baker ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Sarah Bradford ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1999)
Matt Busby ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Drew Casper ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Herbert Coleman ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Georgine Darcy ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1999)
Eamon de Valera ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
David Freeman ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Sidney Gottlieb ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Mata Hari ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1999)
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 Herself (1 episode, 1999)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
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 Herself (1 episode, 1999)
Evan Hunter ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Robert Rhodes James ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
King George VI ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Ernest Lehman ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
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 Herself (1 episode, 1999)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Jay Presson Allen ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1999)
Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1999)
Queen Mary ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1999)
Marcella Rabwin ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1999)
Sugar Ray Robinson ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
John Russell Taylor ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
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 Narrator (1 episode, 1999)
Joseph Stefano ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Herb Steinberg ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Hugh Stewart ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
David Thomson ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Linden Travers ...
 Herself (1 episode, 1999)
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 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Alexander Walker ...
 Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Sophie Ashen ...
 Readings (1 episode, 2000)
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 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
William Connor ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
Anthony Eden ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
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 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
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 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
(1 episode, 2000)
Olga Korbut ...
 Herself (1 episode, 2000)
Frances Liberace ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
George Liberace ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
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 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
Tracey MacLeod ...
 Narrator (1 episode, 2000)
(1 episode, 2000)
Michael Parkinson ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
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 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
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 Himself (1 episode, 2000)
John Betjeman
(1 episode, 2001)
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 Himself (1 episode, 2001)
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 Herself (1 episode, 2001)
Timothy Leary ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2001)
Sonny Liston ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2001)
Florence Nightingale ...
 Herself (1 episode, 2001)
Paul Ansdell ...
 Prince Albert (1 episode, 2002)
Ian Carmichael ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
David Croft ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
John Howard Davies ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Tom Dwyer ...
 Himself - Army Colleague (1 episode, 2002)
Kerry Gardner ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
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 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
King Edward VII ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Natasha Little ...
 Narrator (1 episode, 2002)
Bill Lyon-Shaw ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Trevor McCallum ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Graham McCann ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Jeanne Mockford ...
 Herself (1 episode, 2002)
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 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
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 Herself (1 episode, 2002)
Griff Rhys Jones ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
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 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Ned Sherrin ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Paul Smith ...
 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
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 Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Beryl Vertue ...
 Herself (1 episode, 2002)
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 Hearse Driver (uncredited) (1 episode, 2000)
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 Capt. George Mainwaring / ... (uncredited) (1 episode, 2002)
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Series Produced by 

Fiona Proctor ... assistant producer / producer (4 episodes, 1997-1999)
Martina Hall ... assistant producer / associate producer (3 episodes, 1998-2000)
David F. Turnbull ... producer / executive producer (3 episodes, 2001-2002)
Laurence Rees ... executive producer (2 episodes, 1994-1995)
Liz Hartford ... producer (2 episodes, 1998)
Paul Tilzey ... producer (2 episodes, 2000-2002)
Helen Bettinson ... producer (1 episode, 1994)
William Cran ... producer (1 episode, 1994)
Clara Glynn ... producer (1 episode, 1994)
Aliki Roussin-Croney ... assistant producer (1 episode, 1994)
Stephanie Tepper ... producer (1 episode, 1994)
Jonathan Lewis ... producer (1 episode, 1995)
Leonie Jameson ... producer (1 episode, 1996)
Ella Bahaire ... producer (1 episode, 1997)
Denys Blakeway ... producer (1 episode, 1998)
Tim Kirby ... producer (1 episode, 1999)
Jenny Abbott ... series producer (1 episode, 2000)
CarolAnne Dolan ... producer (1 episode, 2000)
Jonathan Hassid ... assistant producer (1 episode, 2000)
Edward Mirzoeff ... executive producer (1 episode, 2000)
Christopher Morris ... producer (1 episode, 2000)
Hamish Mykura ... producer (1 episode, 2000)
Maxine Ostwald ... assistant producer (1 episode, 2001)
Ines Cavill ... assistant producer (1 episode, 2002)
John Fothergill ... producer (1 episode, 2002)
Cathryn O'Neill ... assistant producer (1 episode, 2002)
Michael Sutherland ... assistant producer (1 episode, 2002)
Kate Townsend ... producer (1 episode, 2002)

Series Music by 

Chris Marshall ... (1 episode, 1999)

Series Cinematography by 

Luke Cardiff ... (2 episodes, 2000)
Fred Fabre ... (1 episode, 1999)
Douglas Hartington ... (1 episode, 2000)
Tim Cragg ... (1 episode, 2001)
John Halliday ... (1 episode, 2001)
Alex Hansen ... (1 episode, 2001)
Richard Numeroff ... (1 episode, 2001)
Jeremy Pollard ... (1 episode, 2001)

Series Film Editing by 

Graham Dean ... (4 episodes, 1997-1999)
Philippa Daniel ... (2 episodes, 1998)
Frank Burgess ... (2 episodes, 2000-2001)
Don Candlin ... (1 episode, 1994)
Laurence Rees ... (1 episode, 1994)
Chris Rodmell ... (1 episode, 1995)
Lynda Featherstone ... (1 episode, 1996)
Brand Thumim ... (1 episode, 1999)
John Parker ... (1 episode, 2000)
Steve Scales ... (1 episode, 2000)
Martin Cooper ... (1 episode, 2001)
Edward Harris ... (1 episode, 2002)

Series Production Management 

Jane Wright ... production manager (3 episodes, 2001-2002)
Bob Davis ... unit manager (2 episodes, 1998-2000)
Bob Davis ... unit manager (2 episodes, 1998-2000)
Bhupinder Kohli ... production executive (2 episodes, 2002)
Kate Macky ... production manager (1 episode, 1999)

Series Sound Department 

Bob Jackson ... dubbing mixer (4 episodes, 2001-2002)
Tony Burke ... sound / sound recordist (3 episodes, 1998-2000)
Paul Roberts ... dubbing mixer (2 episodes, 1998)
Chris Graver ... dubbing mixer (2 episodes, 2000)
Godfrey Kirby ... sound (2 episodes, 2000)
Finn Arden ... dubbing editor (1 episode, 1994)
Jeff Hawkins ... sound (1 episode, 1994)
Cliff Jones ... dubbing mixer (1 episode, 1995)
Dave Brabants ... sound (1 episode, 1998)
Tim Humphries ... sound (1 episode, 1998)
Richard Merrick ... sound (1 episode, 1998)
Michael Whitehouse ... sound (1 episode, 1998)
Adrian Bell ... sound (1 episode, 1999)
Andy Cotton ... sound (1 episode, 1999)
Colin Martin ... dubbing mixer (1 episode, 1999)
Roger Stamp ... sound (1 episode, 1999)
Luiz Provin ... dubbing mixer (1 episode, 2000)
Danny McCullough ... sound (1 episode, 2001)
Mark Roy ... sound (1 episode, 2001)
George Hitchens ... sound (1 episode, 2002)
Geoff Price ... sound (1 episode, 2002)

Series Camera and Electrical Department 

Patrick Duval ... photography (3 episodes, 1998-1999)
Colin Case ... photography (2 episodes, 1998)
Chris Cox ... photography (2 episodes, 1998)
Douglas Hartington ... photography (2 episodes, 1998)
Vaughan Matthews ... photography (1 episode, 1999)
Ken Morse ... rostrum camera (1 episode, 1999)
Alan Doyle ... camera operator: rostrum camera (1 episode, 2001)
Dewald Aukema ... photography (1 episode, 2002)
Matt Conway ... camera assistant (1 episode, 2002)

Series Editorial Department 

Tamer Osman ... on-line editor (4 episodes, 2001-2002)
Colin Peters ... colorist (3 episodes, 2001-2002)
Geoff Bartlett ... on-line editor (2 episodes, 1998)
Janice Hadlow ... series editor (1 episode, 1996)
Clive Pearson ... on-line editor (1 episode, 1999)
Philip Dee ... on-line editor (1 episode, 2000)
Steve Jamison ... on-line editor (1 episode, 2000)
Paul Warren ... colorist (1 episode, 2000)

Series Music Department 

Rik Carter ... composer: theme music (1 episode, 2000)
Guy Barker ... musician: trumpet (1 episode, 2001)

Series Other crew 

Clare Cooper ... archive research / archive researcher (4 episodes, 1998-2002)
Janice Hadlow ... series editor (3 episodes, 1998-1999)
Adrian Wood ... film researcher (2 episodes, 1994-1995)
Russell Davies ... consultant (2 episodes, 1998)
Kathy Manners ... archive research (2 episodes, 1998)
Claire Sharp ... production assistant (2 episodes, 1998)
Suzy Miller ... production assistant (2 episodes, 2000-2002)
Jenny Abbott ... series editor (2 episodes, 2000-2001)
Declan Smith ... archive researcher / researcher (2 episodes, 2000)
Dinah Rogers ... archive researcher (2 episodes, 2001-2002)
Fiona Cushley ... additional research (2 episodes, 2002)
Kay Stanley ... researcher (1 episode, 1994)
Rachel Vost ... production assistant (1 episode, 1996)
Sarah Bradford ... consultant (1 episode, 1999)
Natasha Edwards ... picture research (1 episode, 1999)
Robert Rhodes James ... consultant (1 episode, 1999)
James A. Smith ... film research (1 episode, 1999)
Miriam Walsh ... film research (1 episode, 1999)
Alice Echols ... consultant (1 episode, 2000)
Naomi Gourevitch ... production assistant (1 episode, 2000)
Sally Francis ... production coordinator (1 episode, 2002)
Tessa Le Bars ... consultant (1 episode, 2002)
Graham McCann ... consultant (1 episode, 2002)

Series Thanks 

Jill Balcon ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Karen Black ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Jack Cardiff ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Whitfield Cook ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Constance Cummings ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Bruce Dern ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Leland Faust ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Barry Foster ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
William Friedkin ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Patricia Gaynor ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Lewis Gilbert ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Peter Handford ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
James C. Katz ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Stanley Kauffmann ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Bryan Langley ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Anna Massey ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Brian McFarlane ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Patrick McGilligan ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Madeleine Morgenstern ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Terry Mullin ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Suzanne Pleshette ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Peter Sargent ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Gilbert Taylor ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Suzanne Taylor ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Gus Van Sant ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
Teresa Wright ... thanks (1 episode, 1999)
David Gatehouse ... thanks (1 episode, 2002)
Derek Granger ... thanks (1 episode, 2002)
Stephen Lowe ... thanks (1 episode, 2002)

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