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The lives of the Duke of Marlborough and his wife Sarah, from their meeting in 1673 to the duke's death in 1722.

  1. Donald Wilson


Series Cast

  1. Margaret Tyzack

    Margaret Tyzack

    Princess Anne

    21 Episodes

  2. John Ringham

    John Ringham

    Laurence Hyde

    20 Episodes

  3. John Westbrook

    James, Duke of York

    18 Episodes

  4. Susan Hampshire

    Susan Hampshire

    Sarah Churchill

    12 Episodes

  5. John Neville

    John Neville

    John Churchill

    12 Episodes

  6. John Standing

    John Standing

    Sidney Godolphin

    12 Episodes

  7. Alan Rowe

    William, Prince of Orange

    12 Episodes

  8. Roger Mutton

    George of Denmark

    12 Episodes

  9. James Kerry

    James, Duke of Monmouth

    12 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

1969 | 12 Episodes

Season 1 of The First Churchills premiered on September 27, 1969.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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