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The Way We Live Now (2001)

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The Way We Live Now is a 2001 four-part television adaptation of the Anthony Trollope novel The Way We Live Now. The serial was first broadcast on the BBC and was directed by David Yates, written by Andrew Davies and produced by Nigel Stafford-Clark. David Suchet starred as Auguste Melmotte, with Shirley Henderson as his daughter Marie, Matthew Macfadyen as Sir Felix Carbury, Cillian Murphy as Paul Montague and Miranda Otto as Mrs Hurtle.

Series Cast

  1. Shirley Henderson

    Shirley Henderson

    Marie Melmotte

    4 Episodes

  2. David Suchet

    David Suchet

    Augustus Melmotte

    4 Episodes

  3. Matthew Macfadyen

    Matthew Macfadyen

    Sir Felix Carbury

    4 Episodes

  4. Tony Britton

    Tony Britton

    4 Episodes

  5. Paloma Baeza

    Paloma Baeza

    Hetta Carbury

    4 Episodes

  6. Cheryl Campbell

    Cheryl Campbell

    Lady Carbury

    4 Episodes

  7. Douglas Hodge

    Douglas Hodge

    4 Episodes

  8. Cillian Murphy

    Cillian Murphy

    Paul Montague

    4 Episodes

  9. David Bradley

    David Bradley

    4 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

2001 | 4 Episodes

Season 1 of The Way We Live Now premiered on November 11, 2001.

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The Way We Live Now


Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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