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One of the top 5 dramas of all time!


An epic tale of a changing Britain over four decades, seen through the eyes of four friends.

  1. Peter Flannery


Series Cast

  1. Christopher Eccleston as Nicky Hutchinson

    Christopher Eccleston

    Nicky Hutchinson

    9 Episodes

  2. Gina McKee as Mary Cox

    Gina McKee

    Mary Cox

    9 Episodes

  3. Mark Strong as Tosker Cox

    Mark Strong

    Tosker Cox

    9 Episodes

  4. Daniel Craig as Geordie Peacock

    Daniel Craig

    Geordie Peacock

    9 Episodes

  5. Peter Vaughan as Felix Hutchinson

    Peter Vaughan

    Felix Hutchinson

    9 Episodes

  6. Alun Armstrong as Austin Donohue

    Alun Armstrong

    Austin Donohue

    9 Episodes

  7. David Bradley as Eddie Wells

    David Bradley

    Eddie Wells

    9 Episodes

  8. Freda Dowie

    Florrie Hutchinson

    9 Episodes

  9. Malcolm McDowell as Benny Barratt

    Malcolm McDowell

    Benny Barratt

    9 Episodes

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Last Season


1996 • 9 Episodes

Season 1 of Our Friends in the North premiered on January 15, 1996.


(1x9, March 11, 1996) Season Finale

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Our Friends in the North
Our Friends in the North


Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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