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The First Churchills (1969– )

TV Mini-series | 50 min | Biography, Drama, History

The television dramatization of the lives of John Churchill, the first Duke of Marlborough and his wife Sarah.
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Updated Sep 27, 1969

Release date (First episode)
Jan 10, 1971 (United States)

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116 cast members
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John Neville
John Churchill / John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough John Churchill / John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough   See fewer
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Susan Hampshire
Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough / Sarah Churchill / Sarah Jennings Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough / Sarah Churchill / Sarah Jennings   See fewer
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John Standing
Sidney Godolphin Sidney Godolphin   See fewer
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Robert Robinson
Louis XIV Louis XIV   See fewer
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Margaret Tyzack
Princess Anne / Queen Anne Princess Anne / Queen Anne   See fewer
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Roger Mutton
George of Denmark George of Denmark   See fewer
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John Ringham
Laurence Hyde / Laurence Hyde, Lord Rochester / Lord Rochester Laurence Hyde / Laurence Hyde, Lord Rochester / Lord Rochester   See fewer
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Alan Rowe
William, Prince of Orange / William III William, Prince of Orange / William III   See fewer
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7
John Westbrook
James, Duke of York / James II James, Duke of York / James II   See fewer
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James Kerry
James, Duke of Monmouth / James Scott, Duke of Monmouth James, Duke of Monmouth / James Scott, Duke of Monmouth   See fewer
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Lisa Daniely
Princess Mary / Queen Mary Princess Mary / Queen Mary   See fewer
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Michael Culver
Charles Churchill Charles Churchill   See fewer
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Job Stewart
Lord Shrewsbury Lord Shrewsbury   See fewer
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James Villiers
Charles II Charles II   See fewer
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Jill Balcon
Abigail Hill / Abigail Masham Abigail Hill / Abigail Masham   See fewer
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Polly Adams
Henrietta Godolphin / Henrietta Churchill Henrietta Godolphin / Henrietta Churchill   See fewer
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Sheila Gish
Mary, Duchess of York / Queen Mary Mary, Duchess of York / Queen Mary   See fewer
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Arthur Pentelow
Earl of Danby / Carmarthen, Earl of Danby Earl of Danby / Carmarthen, Earl of Danby   See fewer
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John Humphry
Sunderland Sunderland   See fewer
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John Tordoff
Becket Becket   See fewer
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Richard Pearson
Robert Harley Robert Harley   See fewer
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Kay Patrick
Henrietta Wentworth Henrietta Wentworth   See fewer
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Austin Trevor
Lord Halifax Lord Halifax   See fewer
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Yvonne Antrobus
Anne Sunderland / Anne Churchill / Anne Spencer Anne Sunderland / Anne Churchill / Anne Spencer   See fewer
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Richard Warwick
Francis Godolphin Francis Godolphin   See fewer
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Robert Mill
Charles Spencer / Charles Sunderland Charles Spencer / Charles Sunderland   See fewer
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David King
Heinsius Heinsius   See fewer
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Kenneth Ives
Wratislaw Wratislaw   See fewer
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Roger Booth
Bentinck / Portland Bentinck / Portland   See fewer
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William Job
Cardonnel Cardonnel   See fewer
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Bernard Taylor
Cadogan Cadogan   See fewer
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Barry Wade
Chiffinch Chiffinch   See fewer
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Michael Attwell
Henry St. John Henry St. John   See fewer
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Holly Wilson
Margaret Blagge / Margaret Godolphin Margaret Blagge / Margaret Godolphin   See fewer
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Daphne Heard
Mrs. Jennings Mrs. Jennings   See fewer
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Frederick Peisley
Earl of Shaftesbury Earl of Shaftesbury   See fewer
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Lillias Walker
Lady Sunderland Lady Sunderland   See fewer
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David March
Barillon Barillon   See fewer
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Roger Hammond
D'Avaux D'Avaux   See fewer
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John Saunders
Prince Eugene Prince Eugene   See fewer
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Alan Lee
Lord Bruce Lord Bruce   See fewer
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Moira Redmond
Barbara Villiers, Duchess of Cleveland Barbara Villiers, Duchess of Cleveland   See fewer
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Pamela Ann Davy
Lady Fitzharding Lady Fitzharding   See fewer
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Colin Bean
Lord Russell Lord Russell   See fewer
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Bruce Purchase
Duke of Buckingham Duke of Buckingham   See fewer
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John Carlin
Vanbrugh Vanbrugh   See fewer
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John Rapley
Earl of Feversham Earl of Feversham   See fewer
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George Merritt
Bishop Compton Bishop Compton   See fewer
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Robert Aldous
Colonel Kirke Colonel Kirke   See fewer
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Pauline Loring
Lady Clarendon Lady Clarendon   See fewer
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John Lynch
Colonel Parke / D'Artagnan Colonel Parke / D'Artagnan   See fewer
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Charles West
Somers Somers   See fewer
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Gordon Whiting
Samuel Masham Samuel Masham   See fewer
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Edward Dentith
Tallard Tallard   See fewer
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Peter Morton
Mallard Mallard   See fewer
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Graham Armitage
Earl of Rochester Earl of Rochester   See fewer
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Kevin Stoney
Archbishop Sancroft Archbishop Sancroft   See fewer
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Raymond Hardy
De Villars De Villars   See fewer
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Freddie Wilson
James Stuart James Stuart   See fewer
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John Rye
De Courtin De Courtin   See fewer
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Nicholas Smith
Titus Oates Titus Oates   See fewer
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Duchess of Portsmouth Duchess of Portsmouth   See fewer
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Derek Cox
Torcy Torcy   See fewer
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John Dane
Earl of Mulgrave Earl of Mulgrave   See fewer
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Michael Rothwell
Blackhead Blackhead   See fewer
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Avril Sheridan
Lady Mary Mordaunt Lady Mary Mordaunt   See fewer
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John White
Colonel Bulkeley Colonel Bulkeley   See fewer
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Julian D'Albie
Bishop Sprat Bishop Sprat   See fewer
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Daniel Thorndike
Lord Montague Lord Montague   See fewer
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Prosecutor Prosecutor   See fewer
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Speaker of the House Speaker of the House   See fewer
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Glenn Williams
Clerk to the Lords Clerk to the Lords   See fewer
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Verina Greenlaw
Princess Mary Princess Mary   See fewer
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Milton Johns
Ferguson Ferguson   See fewer
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Graham Leaman
Archbishop Tenison Archbishop Tenison   See fewer
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Hugh Martin
Pringle Pringle   See fewer
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Walter Swash
Chief Justice Scroggs Chief Justice Scroggs   See fewer
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Francis Wallis
Johnnie Churchill Johnnie Churchill   See fewer
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Andrea Lawrence
Nell Gwyn Nell Gwyn   See fewer
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Douglas Milvain
Father Petre Father Petre   See fewer
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Lesley Roach
Princess Anne Princess Anne   See fewer
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Peter Whitaker
Dassell Dassell   See fewer
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Marcia Bennett
Young Woman Young Woman   See fewer
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Steve Emerson
Thorold Thorold   See fewer
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Walter Henry
First Rough First Rough   See fewer
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Rosina Stewart
Duchess of Somerset Duchess of Somerset   See fewer
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Cameron Miller
Sir Winston Churchill Sir Winston Churchill   See fewer
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Clifford Parrish
Somerset Somerset   See fewer
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Michael Reynolds
Duke of Gloucester Duke of Gloucester   See fewer
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Second Rough Second Rough   See fewer
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Norman Atkyns
Doctor King Doctor King   See fewer
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Christopher Gray
Johnnie Churchill Johnnie Churchill   See fewer
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Guy Standeven
Elector of Bavaria Elector of Bavaria   See fewer
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David Brook
An Officer An Officer   See fewer
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Brian Harrison
Denonville Denonville   See fewer
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Walter Horsbrugh
Father Huddleston Father Huddleston   See fewer
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Herald Herald   See fewer
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Donald Sumpter
Lord Cutts Lord Cutts   See fewer
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Robert Davis
Lord Orkney Lord Orkney   See fewer
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Clive Cazes
Margrave of Baden Margrave of Baden   See fewer
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Fred McNaughton
A Watchman A Watchman   See fewer
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Brian Justice
Prince Leopold Prince Leopold   See fewer
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Gordon Pitt
An Officer An Officer   See fewer
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Derek Ware
Austrian Officer Austrian Officer   See fewer
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Mike Horsburgh
Civilian Spy Civilian Spy   See fewer
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Derek Martin
Sergeant Sergeant   See fewer
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Billy Horrigan
Soldier Soldier   See fewer
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Max Faulkner
Bavarian Colonel Bavarian Colonel   See fewer
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Roy Street
1st French Officer 1st French Officer   See fewer
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2nd French Officer 2nd French Officer   See fewer
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8.3 / 10 | 183 votes