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BBC Television Shakespeare: Measure for Measure

Duke Escalus goes away from Vienna for a while leaving his stern deputy, Angelo, in charge of things. Angelo immediately begins enforcing a strict moral code which might be bad news for Claudio who has impregnated his fiancee.

Episode Info

Episode number: 1x5
Airdate: Sunday February 18th, 1979

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Guest Stars
Christopher StrauliChristopher Strauli
As Claudio
Frank MiddlemassFrank Middlemass
As Pompey
Kevin StoneyKevin Stoney
As Escalus
Tim Pigott-SmithTim Pigott-Smith
As Angelo
Adrienne CorriAdrienne Corri
As Mistress Overdone
Alan TuckerAlan Tucker
As First Gentleman
Alun ArmstrongAlun Armstrong
As Provost
David BrowningDavid Browning
As A Justice
Eileen PageEileen Page
As Francisca
Ellis JonesEllis Jones
As Elbow
Godfrey JackmanGodfrey Jackman
As Friar Thomas
John Abbott (2)John Abbott (2)
As Second Gentleman
John McEneryJohn McEnery
As Lucio
Kate NelliganKate Nelligan
As Isabella
Kenneth ColleyKenneth Colley
As Duke Vincentio
Neil McCarthyNeil McCarthy
As Abhorson
William SleighWilliam Sleigh
As Barnardine
Warning: BBC Television Shakespeare season 1 episode 5 guide may contain spoilers
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