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The Great Fire (2014)

15 Drama


Inspired by the historical events of 1666 and with the decadent backdrop of King Charles II’s court, The Great Fire focuses on the circumstances which led to the catastrophic fire, Thomas Farriner’s family life at the bakery in Pudding Lane, the playboy King’s extravagant lifestyle, and Farriner’s complex relationship with his fictional sister in law, Sarah.

  1. Tom Butterworth


  2. Tom Bradby


Series Cast

  1. Andrew Buchan as Thomas Farriner

    Andrew Buchan

    Thomas Farriner

    4 Episodes

  2. Rose Leslie as Sarah

    Rose Leslie


    4 Episodes

  3. Geoff Bell as Wilson

    Geoff Bell


    4 Episodes

  4. Uriel Emil Pollack as Signor Romero

    Uriel Emil Pollack

    Signor Romero

    4 Episodes

  5. Amy McAllister as Ruth

    Amy McAllister


    4 Episodes

  6. Perdita Weeks as Elizabeth Pepys

    Perdita Weeks

    Elizabeth Pepys

    4 Episodes

  7. Jack Huston as King Charles II

    Jack Huston

    King Charles II

    4 Episodes

  8. Charles Dance as Lord Denton

    Charles Dance

    Lord Denton

    4 Episodes

  9. William Beck as Richard Smith

    William Beck

    Richard Smith

    4 Episodes

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Last Season


2014 • 4 Episodes

Season 1 of The Great Fire premiered on October 16, 2014.

Episode 4

(1x4, November 6, 2014) Season Finale

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Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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