Lost Empires

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  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 1986
Lost Empires is a 1986 television miniseries adaptation of J. B. Priestley's novel of the same name and starred Colin Firth, John Castle and Laurence Olivier. Produced by Granada Television, it was shown as a serial, and premiered on the UK's ITV... read more

Lost Empires is a 1986 television miniseries adaptation of J. B. Priestley's novel of the same name and starred Colin Firth, John Castle and Laurence Olivier. Produced by Granada Television, it was shown as a serial, and premiered on the UK's ITV network in October and November 1986.

Original Release

10/24/1986

Cast

Jim Carter Inspector Crabb
Colin Firth Richard Herncastle
Laurence Olivier Harry Burrard
Beatie Edney Nancy Ellis
Pamela Stephenson Lily Farris
John Castle Nick Ollanton
Mike Edmonds Barney
Gillian Bevan Cissie Mapes
Neil Boorman Ben Hayes
Patricia Quinn Doris Tingley
(see additional cast & crew)
# Title Air Date
1 Episode #1.1 Friday, 24 October 1986
2 Episode #1.2 Friday, 31 October 1986
3 Episode #1.3 Friday, 07 November 1986
4 Episode #1.4 Friday, 14 November 1986
5 Episode #1.5 Friday, 21 November 1986
6 Episode #1.6 Friday, 28 November 1986
7 Episode #1.7 Friday, 05 December 1986

Directors

Alan Grint

Cast

Jim Carter Inspector Crabb
Colin Firth Richard Herncastle
Laurence Olivier Harry Burrard
Beatie Edney Nancy Ellis
Pamela Stephenson Lily Farris
John Castle Nick Ollanton
Mike Edmonds Barney
Gillian Bevan Cissie Mapes
Neil Boorman Ben Hayes
Patricia Quinn Doris Tingley
Ted Morris Sam Hayes
Carmen du Sautoy Julie Blane
Francesca McGregor Nonie Colmar
Jean Marie Segal Gustav Colmar
John Ballanger Andre Colmar
Larbi Slemane Jean Colmar
Anthony Newlands Hubert Courtenay
Brian Glover Tommy Beamish
Emil Wolk Ricarlo
Rio Fortune The Ragtime Three

Producers

June Howson Producer

Editors

Alan Ringland

1987 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special Nominated
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