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The First Churchills: Trial of Strength

John and Sarah Churchill's influence wanes after the ascension to the throne of joint monarchs William and Mary. William sends Dutch officers to Ireland to quell an invading force led by deposed King James and Sarah's loyalty to Princess Anne riles Queen Mary.

Episode Info


Episode number: 1x7
Airdate: Saturday November 08th, 1969



Guest Stars
Alan RoweAlan Rowe
As King William III
Recurring
Lisa DanielyLisa Daniely
As Queen Mary II
Recurring
Margaret TyzackMargaret Tyzack
As Princess Anne
Recurring
Roger MuttonRoger Mutton
As Prince George of Denmark
Recurring
Arthur PentelowArthur Pentelow
As Carmarthen
Recurring
Austin TrevorAustin Trevor
As Lord Halifax
Recurring
David MarchDavid March
As Barillon
Recurring
Job StewartJob Stewart
As Lord Shrewsbury
Recurring
John Humphry (1)John Humphry (1)
As Lord Sunderland
Recurring
John TordoffJohn Tordoff
As Beckett
Recurring
Michael CulverMichael Culver
As Charles Churchill
Recurring
Pamela Ann DavyPamela Ann Davy
As Lady Fitzharding
Recurring
Robert Robinson (3)Robert Robinson (3)
As Louis XIV
Recurring
Roger BoothRoger Booth
As Bentinck
Recurring
John White (1)John White (1)
As Colonel Bulkeley
Kevin StoneyKevin Stoney
As Archbishop Sancroft
Main Cast
John NevilleJohn Neville
As John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough
Susan HampshireSusan Hampshire
As Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough
John StandingJohn Standing
As Sidney Godolphin
Other Episode Crew

ProducerDonald Wilson (1)
EditorAlastair Mackay
MusicMarcus Dods
Costume DesignerJoan Ellacott
Set DesignerSpencer Chapman
CinematographerJohn McGlashan
 
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