Marie Curie (1977)

Director: John Glenister
Starring: Jane Lapotaire, Nigel Hawthorne

This daring portrait gives viewers a rare insight into the heartbreak and scandal that rocked Curie's early years following the death of her husband w... Read more

Yes Minister: Series 2 (1981)

Starring: Paul Eddington, Nigel Hawthorne, Derek Fowlds

The political mind games continue in this second series of the ever popular British comedy 'Yes Minister'. Join stars Paul Eddington, Nigel Hawthorne... Read more

Yes Minister: Series 3 (1982)

Director: Peter Whitmore
Starring: Paul Eddington, Nigel Hawthorne, Derek Fowlds

Eight further episodes set within the corridors of power as Paul Eddington, Nigel Hawthorne and Derek Fowlds continue to pursue their own agendas. The... Read more

Yes, Prime Minister: Series 1 (1986)

Starring: Paul Eddington, Nigel Hawthorne, Derek Fowlds

Vision, integrity and a ruthless streak are the weapons of political power. Unfortunately new Prime Minister Jim Hacker has none of these, but he does... Read more

A Tale of Two Cities (1980)

Director: Jim Goddard
Starring: Chris Sarandon, Peter Cushing, Nigel Hawthorne, Barry Morse, Billie Whitelaw

Charles Dickens' classic tale of honour and sacrifice involving the cruel Marquis St Evremonde, his nephew Charles Darnay, who gives up his inheritanc... Read more

Francis Durbridge Presents: Volume 1 (1963)

Starring: Denis Quilley, Nigel Hawthorne, Tony Britton, Gerald Harper, Petra Davies, Hugh...

Master storyteller Francis Durbridge conquered television from the 1950s-1980s with baffling and complex thrillers which kept audiences gripped and on... Read more

The Shakespeare Collection: Series 2 (BBC) (1979)

Starring: Derek Jacobi, Claire Bloom, David Gwillim, Felicity Kendal, Nigel Hawthorne

In 1978, the BBC set itself the task of filming all of William Shakespeare's plays for television. The resulting productions, renowned for their loyal... Read more

Roald Dahl's Tales of the Unexpected: 2.3 (1980)

Director: John Gorrie, John Bruce
Starring: Micheline Presle, R H Thomson, Anthony Quayle, Nigel Hawthorne, Eli Wallach, Car...

The deliciously creepy short stories of Roald Dahl are the inspiration for this memorable series. Included here are six more episodes from the second... Read more

The Barchester Chronicles (1982)

Director: David Giles
Starring: Donald Pleasence, Geraldine McEwan, Alan Rickman, Nigel Hawthorne

The Barchester Chronicles, a BBC miniseries, is adapted from two mid-19th century novels by Anthony Trollope. When a crusade against the Church of Eng... Read more

The Anthony Trollope Collection: The Barchester Chronicles / The Way We Live Now / He Knew He Was Right (2004)

Director: David Giles, David Yates, Tom Vaughan
Starring: Donald Pleasence, David Gwillim, Geraldine McEwan, Alan Rickman, Nigel Hawthorne...

Three exceptional BBC mini-series, adapted from the works of 19th century novelist, Anthony Trollope. 'The Barchester Chronicles' (1982) is based on... Read more