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Adventurer James Keziah Delaney builds his own shipping empire in the early 1800s.
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 James Keziah Delaney (8 episodes, 2017)
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 Sir Stuart Strange (8 episodes, 2017)
Richard Dixon ...
 John Pettifer / ... (8 episodes, 2017)
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 Zilpha Geary (8 episodes, 2017)
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 Benjamin Wilton / ... (8 episodes, 2017)
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 Brace (8 episodes, 2017)
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 Godfrey / ... (8 episodes, 2017)
Ruby-May Martinwood ...
 Winter (7 episodes, 2017)
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 Helga (7 episodes, 2017)
James Greaves ...
 Strange's Clerk (7 episodes, 2017)
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 Atticus (7 episodes, 2017)
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 Solomon Coop (7 episodes, 2017)
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 Dumbarton (7 episodes, 2017)
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 French Bill (7 episodes, 2017)
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 Lorna Bow (7 episodes, 2017)
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 Thorne Geary (6 episodes, 2017)
Tallulah Rose Haddon ...
 Pearl (6 episodes, 2017)
Louis Ashbourne Serkis ...
 Robert (6 episodes, 2017)
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 Martinez (6 episodes, 2017)
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 Brighton (6 episodes, 2017)
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 Thoyt / ... (5 episodes, 2017)
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 Prince Regent (5 episodes, 2017)
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 Cholmondeley (5 episodes, 2017)
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 Horace Delaney (4 episodes, 2017)
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 George Chichester (4 episodes, 2017)
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 Ibbotson (3 episodes, 2017)
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 Countess Musgrove (3 episodes, 2017)
Rob Parker ...
 Cole (3 episodes, 2017)
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 Ship's Captain (2 episodes, 2017)
Larrington Walker ...
 Street Beggar (2 episodes, 2017)
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 Palace Servant (2 episodes, 2017)
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 Appleby (2 episodes, 2017)
Alex Ferns ...
 Hall (2 episodes, 2017)
Donovan Louie ...
 The Malay (2 episodes, 2017)
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 Lady Littlewood (2 episodes, 2017)
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 Junior Clerk (2 episodes, 2017)
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 Musgrove's Butler / ... (2 episodes, 2017)
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 Surgeon (2 episodes, 2017)
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 EIC Spy (2 episodes, 2017)
Jordan Long ...
 Walsall (2 episodes, 2017)
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 Tower of London Guard (2 episodes, 2017)
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James Keziah Delaney returns to 1814 London after 10 years in Africa to discover that he has been left a mysterious legacy by his father. Driven to wage war on those who have wronged him, Delaney finds himself in a face-off against the East India Company, whilst playing a dangerous game between two warring nations, Britain and America.

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Jonathan Pryce's character is the head the East India Trading Company, whereas in the Pirates of the Caribbean film series his character is ordered to be killed by the head of the same company. See more »

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Cracking start!
8 January 2017 | by (Somerset, UK) – See all my reviews

What a superb start to the series! The acting was top-notch, especially the powerful performance from Tom Hardy (would you expect anything else), and the look of early 19th century London certainly seemed to be spot on for a layman like myself. One point to note, though, in reply to Ian Cunningham's review, is that it was Vancouver Island that was referenced and not the city. The island was given that name some 20-odd years before the events of the show, so no soothsaying was required! Anyway, I'm looking forward to the rest of the series and just hope it manages to maintain the standard throughout, especially considering how high the bar has been set!


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