Season Cast 54

  1. Hugh Grant

    Hugh Grant

    Jeremy Thorpe (3 Episodes)

  2. Ben Whishaw

    Ben Whishaw

    Norman Scott (3 Episodes)

  3. Alex Jennings
  4. Monica Dolan
  5. Jonathan Hyde
  6. Jason Watkins
  7. Anthony O'Donnell
  8. Patricia Hodge
  9. Naomi Battrick
  10. David Bamber

    David Bamber

    Lord Arran (3 Episodes)

  11. Morgan Watkins
  12. Andrew French
  13. Dyfan Dwyfor
  14. Flora Montgomery
  15. Rhys Parry Jones
  16. Marianne Oldham
  17. Susan Wooldridge
  18. John Bett

    John Bett

    Lord Kilmuir (1 Episode)

  19. Nicholas Blane
  20. Michelle Fox

    Michelle Fox

    Lyn (1 Episode)

  21. Ben Moor
  22. Chris Ashby

    Messenger (1 Episode)

  23. Patrick Barlow
  24. Michael Culkin
  25. Alice Orr-Ewing
  26. Charlotte Lucas
  27. Jasmyn Banks

    Bridget (1 Episode)

  28. Nigel Hastings
  29. Pablo Raybould
  30. Steffan Rhodri
  31. Adrian Scarborough
  32. Chris Grahamson
  33. Brett Allen
  34. Joshua Richards
  35. Patrick Marber
  36. Fisayo Akinade
  37. Zina Badran
  38. Rhys Meredith
  39. Shyko Amos
  40. Tim Chipping
  41. Dannie Pye

    Blonde man (1 Episode)

  42. Anthony Kaye

    Tall man (1 Episode)

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Season Crew 14



  1. Stephen Frears

    Stephen Frears

    Director (3 Episodes)


  1. Pia Di Ciaula

    Editor (3 Episodes)


  1. Murray Gold

    Murray Gold

    Music (3 Episodes)


  1. John Preston

    John Preston

    Novel (3 Episodes)

  2. Russell T  Davies

    Russell T Davies

    Screenplay (3 Episodes), Writer (3 Episodes)


Episodes 3


Episode 1

May 20, 2018

It is 1960s England, homosexuality is illegal and the politician Jeremy Thorpe begins a whirlwind affair with a young stable hand, Norman Scott. But when the relationship turns sour and Jeremy’s career goes from strength to strength, Norman becomes a secret that Jeremy is desperate to hide…

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Crew 2

Directed by: Stephen Frears

Written by: Russell T Davies

Guest Stars 12 Full Cast & Crew

  1. Susan Wooldridge

    Susan Wooldridge

    Countess of Arran

  2. John Bett

    John Bett

    Lord Kilmuir

  3. Nicholas Blane

    Nicholas Blane

    Norman Van De Vater

  4. Michelle Fox
  5. Daryl McCormack

    Luke Mackenzie

  6. Ben Moor

    Ben Moor

    BBC Radio Interviewer

  7. Alice Orr-Ewing

    Alice Orr-Ewing

    Caroline Alpass

  8. Anthony O'Donnell
  9. Chris Ashby


  10. Morgan Watkins

    Morgan Watkins

    Mike Steele

  11. Andrew French

    Andrew French

    Sergeant at Arms

  12. Nick Malinowski

    Returning Officer

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Episode 2

May 27, 2018

As Jeremy gets one step closer to becoming prime minister, Norman demands that old promises should be honoured. With the old affair with Norman threatening to derail his political career, will Jeremy stop at nothing to silence him?

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Episode 3

June 3, 2018

Having survived a bungled attempt on his life, Norman Scott publicly accuses Jeremy Thorpe of being behind a plot to kill him. After years of acrimony between them, Norman and Jeremy finally go head to head in court with the world watching.

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