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7 friends. 4 decades. A generation of change.


In 1965, seven students meet and, despite being an assorted mix of people, become friends while they share a flat together in London. As time passes, their lives intertwine with each other as they feel the impact of political developments and the outbreak of war and disease.

  1. Paula Milne


Series Cast

  1. MyAnna Buring as Lilly

    MyAnna Buring


    6 Episodes

  2. Sam Claflin as Jack

    Sam Claflin


    6 Episodes

  3. Michael Kitchen as Jack (present day)

    Michael Kitchen

    Jack (present day)

    6 Episodes

  4. Lindsay Duncan as Lilly (present day)

    Lindsay Duncan

    Lilly (present day)

    6 Episodes

  5. Claire Foy as Charlotte

    Claire Foy


    6 Episodes

  6. David Gyasi as Victor

    David Gyasi


    6 Episodes

  7. Hugh Quarshie as Victor (present day)

    Hugh Quarshie

    Victor (present day)

    6 Episodes

  8. Jessica Gunning as Orla

    Jessica Gunning


    6 Episodes

  9. Sorcha Cusack as Orla (present day)

    Sorcha Cusack

    Orla (present day)

    6 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

2012 • 6 Episodes

Season 1 of White Heat premiered on March 8, 2012.

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Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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