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8 August 1963: Britain wakes up to news of the biggest robbery in the country’s history. A train has been hijacked and robbed, 35 miles from its arrival in central London. The country is stunned. Who could be behind it? How did they pull off such an audacious raid?

  1. Chris Chibnall


Series Cast

  1. Jim Broadbent as DCS Tommy Butler

    Jim Broadbent

    DCS Tommy Butler

    2 Episodes

  2. Luke Evans as Bruce Reynolds

    Luke Evans

    Bruce Reynolds

    2 Episodes

  3. Jack Roth as Charlie Wilson

    Jack Roth

    Charlie Wilson

    2 Episodes

  4. Robert Glenister as DI Frank Williams

    Robert Glenister

    DI Frank Williams

    2 Episodes

  5. Paul Anderson as Gordon Goody

    Paul Anderson

    Gordon Goody

    2 Episodes

  6. Neil Maskell as Buster Edwards

    Neil Maskell

    Buster Edwards

    2 Episodes

  7. Martin Compston as Roy James

    Martin Compston

    Roy James

    2 Episodes

  8. Nicholas Murchie as Roger Corderey

    Nicholas Murchie

    Roger Corderey

    2 Episodes

  9. Del Synnott as Brian Field

    Del Synnott

    Brian Field

    2 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

2013 • 2 Episodes

Season 1 of The Great Train Robbery premiered on December 18, 2013.

A Copper's Tale

(1x2, December 19, 2013) Season Finale

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The Great Train Robbery
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Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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