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The Play on One

Escape from Kampala (Season 4, Episode 3)
TV Episode | 90 min | Drama

The true story of a daring prison break. Wycliffe Kato, Director of Civil Aviation in Idi Amin's Uganda was at the airport to catch a flight to Canada for a conference when he was arrested by Amin's secret police, members of the notorious ...See moreThe true story of a daring prison break. Wycliffe Kato, Director of Civil Aviation in Idi Amin's Uganda was at the airport to catch a flight to Canada for a conference when he was arrested by Amin's secret police, members of the notorious Sate Research Bureau, and thrown into the Nakasero prison. This should have meant certain death, but, along with his cell mates, army officers who had come under suspicion of organizing a coup, he escaped and made it on foot to Nairobi. This TV movie is based on Wycliffe Kato's own account in his book "Escape From Idi Amin's Slaughterhouse". Written by Margaret Leclere See less
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Updated Aug 8, 1991

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Aug 8, 1991 (United Kingdom)

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21 cast members
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John Matshikiza
Wycliffe Kato Wycliffe Kato   See fewer
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Rudolph Walker
Kimumwe Kimumwe   See fewer
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Oke Wambu
Kasujja Kasujja   See fewer
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Leo Wringer
Nambale Nambale   See fewer
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Eddie Nestor
Sendawula Sendawula   See fewer
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Hepburn Graham
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Valentine Nonyela
State research bureau man State research bureau man   See fewer
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Tunde Babs
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Christian Dixon
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Stephen K. Amos
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Jabu Mbalo
Military guard Military guard   See fewer
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Raymond Johnson
Military guard Military guard   See fewer
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Ilario Bisi-Pedro
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Dorothy Brown
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Joy Elias-Rilwan
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Ian Roberts
Joseph Joseph   See fewer
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Reginald Tsiboe
Kalibbala Kalibbala   See fewer
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Christopher Gilbert
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Troy Fairclough
Prisoner Prisoner   See fewer
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