A Very English Scandal

A Very English Scandal (2018)

  • Genre: Drama
  • Creator: Russell T Davies, John Preston
  • First Air Date: 2018-05-20
  • Last Air Date: 2018-06-03
  • Total Seasons: 1
  • Total Episodes: 3
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 60 min.
  • Production Company: Blueprint Television
  • Production Country: United Kingdom
  • Networks: BBC One
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It's the late 1960s, homosexuality has only just been legalised and Jeremy Thorpe, the leader of the Liberal party, has a secret he's desperate to hide.

  • Keywords: based on novel or book, scandal, british politics, lgbt, older man younger man relationship, 1960s, political scandal, closeted homosexual
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    A Very English Scandal Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2018-05-20
    3 Episodes

    A Very English Scandal Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Episode 160 min
    Season 1Episode 2Episode 260 min
    Season 1Episode 3Episode 360 min
    • Hugh Grant

      as Jeremy Thorpe
    • Ben Whishaw

      as Norman Scott
    • Alex Jennings

      as Peter Bessell
    • Monica Dolan

      as Marion Thorpe
    • Jonathan Hyde

      as David Napley
    • Jason Watkins

      as Emlyn Hooson
    • Patricia Hodge

      as Ursula Thorpe
    • Naomi Battrick

      as Diana Stainton
    • David Bamber

      as Lord Arran
    Production Peter Czernin Executive Producer
    Production Lucy Richer Executive Producer
    Production Graham Broadbent Executive Producer
    Production Dan Winch Producer
    Writing John Preston Novel
    Production Stephen Frears Executive Producer
    Production Russell T Davies Executive Producer
    Production Diarmuid McKeown Executive Producer
    Production Dominic Treadwell-Collins Executive Producer
    Editing Pia Di Ciaula Editor
    Sound Murray Gold Music
    Camera Danny Cohen Director of Photography