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Small Axe (2020)

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An anthology series of five stories looking at the lives of a group of friends and their families in London’s West Indian community from the late 1960s to the early 80s.

  1. Steve McQueen


Series Cast

  1. Letitia Wright as Altheia Jones

    Letitia Wright

    Altheia Jones

    1 Episode

  2. Shaun Parkes as Frank Crichlow

    Shaun Parkes

    Frank Crichlow

    1 Episode

  3. Malachi Kirby as Darcus Howe

    Malachi Kirby

    Darcus Howe

    1 Episode

  4. Rochenda Sandall as Barbara Beese

    Rochenda Sandall

    Barbara Beese

    1 Episode

  5. Jack Lowden as Ian MacDonald

    Jack Lowden

    Ian MacDonald

    1 Episode

  6. Sam Spruell as PC Pulley

    Sam Spruell

    PC Pulley

    1 Episode

  7. Gershwyn Eustache Jnr as Eddie LeCointe Jnr

    Gershwyn Eustache Jnr

    Eddie LeCointe Jnr

    1 Episode

  8. Nathaniel Martello-White as Rhodan Gordan

    Nathaniel Martello-White

    Rhodan Gordan

    1 Episode

  9. Richie Campbell as Rothwell Kentish

    Richie Campbell

    Rothwell Kentish

    1 Episode

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Last Season

Limited Series

2020 • 5 Episodes

Small Axe is based on the real-life experiences of London's West Indian community and is set between 1969 and 1982.


(1x5, December 13, 2020) Season Finale

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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