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Television adaptation of Victor Hugo's classic novel which follows Jean Valjean as he evades capture by the unyielding Inspector Javert. Set against a backdrop of post-Napoleonic France as unrest beings to grip the city of Paris once more.
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Series cast summary:
Adeel Akhtar ...  Thenardier / ... 6 episodes, 2018-2019
David Oyelowo ...  Javert / ... 6 episodes, 2018-2019
Dominic West ...  Jean Valjean 6 episodes, 2018-2019
Olivia Colman ...  Madame Thenardier / ... 5 episodes, 2019
Lily Collins ...  Fantine 4 episodes, 2018-2019
Donald Sumpter ...  Mabeuf / ... 4 episodes, 2018-2019
David Bradley ...  Gillenormand 3 episodes, 2018-2019
Emma Fielding ...  Nicolette 3 episodes, 2018-2019
André Pasquasy André Pasquasy ...  Villager Montreuil / ... 3 episodes, 2018-2019
Ellie Bamber ...  Cosette 3 episodes, 2019
Turlough Convery ...  Grantaire 3 episodes, 2019
Alex Jarrett ...  Azelma Thénardier / ... 3 episodes, 2019
Erin Kellyman ...  Éponine Thénardier / ... 3 episodes, 2019
Archie Madekwe ...  Courfeyrac 3 episodes, 2019
Josh O'Connor ...  Marius Pontmercy / ... 3 episodes, 2019
Joseph Quinn ...  Enjolras 3 episodes, 2019
Natalie Simpson ...  Sister Simplice 3 episodes, 2019
Angela Wynter Angela Wynter ...  Toussaint 3 episodes, 2019
Reece Yates ...  Gavroche Thénardier / ... 3 episodes, 2019
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Television adaptation of Victor Hugo's classic novel which follows Jean Valjean as he evades capture by the unyielding Inspector Javert. Set against a backdrop of post-Napoleonic France as unrest beings to grip the city of Paris once more.

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BBC Media Centre [UK]

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30 December 2018 (UK) See more »

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Stereo

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This adaption features characters previously omitted from the musical such as Eponine's younger sister and Cosette's foster sister, Azelma Thénardier, plus this adaption confirms that Gavroche and Eponine are siblings. Gavroche is present in the musical but only as a street urchin and his relation to Eponine or the villainous Thénardiers is never established. See more »

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