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The Jewel in the Crown (1984–1984)

TV Mini-series | 778 min | Drama, History, Romance

The British Raj: though their position seems secure, thoughtful English men and women know that "their" time in India is coming to an end. The story begins with an unjust arrest for rape, and the consequences of this echo through the ...See moreThe British Raj: though their position seems secure, thoughtful English men and women know that "their" time in India is coming to an end. The story begins with an unjust arrest for rape, and the consequences of this echo through the series. Questions of identity and personal responsibility are explored against a background of war and personal intrigue. Written by Cleo See less
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Updated Jan 9, 1984

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Jan 9, 1984 (United Kingdom)

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Tim Pigott-Smith
Ronald Merrick Ronald Merrick   See fewer
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Geraldine James
Sarah Layton Sarah Layton   See fewer
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Wendy Morgan
Susan Layton Susan Layton   See fewer
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Judy Parfitt
Mildred Layton Mildred Layton   See fewer
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Rosemary Leach
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Peggy Ashcroft
Barbie Batchelor Barbie Batchelor   See fewer
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Geoffrey Beevers
Kevin Coley Kevin Coley   See fewer
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Eric Porter
Dimitri Bronowsky Dimitri Bronowsky   See fewer
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Nicholas Le Prevost
Nigel Rowan Nigel Rowan   See fewer
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Art Malik
Hari Kumar Hari Kumar   See fewer
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Derrick Branche
Ahmed Kasim Ahmed Kasim   See fewer
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Charles Dance
Guy Perron Guy Perron   See fewer
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Rachel Kempson
Lady Manners Lady Manners   See fewer
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Anna Cropper
Nicky Paynton Nicky Paynton   See fewer
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Antony Brown
Arthur Peplow Arthur Peplow   See fewer
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Shreela Ghosh
Minnie Minnie   See fewer
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Nicholas Farrell
Teddy Bingham Teddy Bingham   See fewer
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Frederick Treves
Col. John Layton Col. John Layton   See fewer
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Fabia Drake
Mabel Layton Mabel Layton   See fewer
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Marne Maitland
Pandit Baba Pandit Baba   See fewer
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James Bree
Uncle Arthur Uncle Arthur   See fewer
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Stephen Riddle
Dicky Beauvais Dicky Beauvais   See fewer
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Susan Wooldridge
Daphne Manners Daphne Manners   See fewer
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Saeed Jaffrey
The Nawab of Mirat The Nawab of Mirat   See fewer
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Zia Mohyeddin
Mohammad Ali 'Mak' Kasim Mohammad Ali 'Mak' Kasim   See fewer
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Warren Clarke
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Matyelok Gibbs
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Carol Gillies
Clarissa Peplow Clarissa Peplow   See fewer
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Stuart Wilson
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Lili Chatterjee Lili Chatterjee   See fewer
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Connie White Connie White   See fewer
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Ralph Arliss
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Clara Fosdick Clara Fosdick   See fewer
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Jonathan Haley
Edward Bingham Edward Bingham   See fewer
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Edward Bingham Edward Bingham   See fewer
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Rajendra Singh Rajendra Singh   See fewer
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8.5 / 10 | 1,687 votes