Hope and Glory

Hope and Glory (1999)

  • Genre: Drama
  • Creator: Lucy Gannon
  • First Air Date: 1999-06-22
  • Last Air Date: 2000-11-05
  • Total Seasons: 2
  • Total Episodes: 16
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 50 min.
  • Networks: BBC One
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Hope and Glory is a BBC television drama about a comprehensive school struggling with financial, staffing and disciplinary problems, and faced with closure. It starred Lenny Henry as maverick "Superhead" Ian George, enlisted to turn around the school's fortunes. It was created by Lucy Gannon, who had previously created Soldier Soldier, and was inspired by a real head teacher named William Atkinson.

  • Keywords: england, high school, teacher, high school teacher
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    Hope and Glory Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 1999-06-01
    6 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 2000-06-27
    10 Episodes

    Hope and Glory Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Episode 160 min
    Season 1Episode 2Episode 260 min
    Season 1Episode 3Episode 360 min
    Season 1Episode 4Episode 460 min
    Season 1Episode 5Episode 560 min
    Season 1Episode 6Episode 660 min
    Season 2Episode 1Episode 160 min
    Season 2Episode 2Episode 260 min
    Season 2Episode 3Episode 360 min
    Season 2Episode 4Episode 460 min
    Season 3Episode 1Episode 160 min
    Season 3Episode 2Episode 260 min
    Season 3Episode 3Episode 360 min
    Season 3Episode 4Episode 460 min
    Season 3Episode 5Episode 560 min
    Season 3Episode 6Episode 660 min
    • Lenny Henry

      as Ian George
    • Amanda Redman

      as Debbie Bryan
    • Sara Stephens

      as Sally Bell
    • Gillian Kearney

      as Kitty Burton
    • Clive Russell

      as Phil Jakes
    • Lee Warburton

      as Tony Elliott
    • Phyllis Logan

      as Annie Gilbert