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The Big Man

Drama set in 1980s Scotland. Danny Scoular is an unemployed miner whose inability to find a job threatens his family's wellbeing. Against his better judgement, he is coerced into the brutal world of bare-knuckle boxing.

Release date:

1 hour, 51 minutes

Last on

Tue 2 Oct 2012 00:45
BBC One Scotland


Role Contributor
Danny ScoularLiam Neeson
DirectorDavid Leland
Beth ScoularJoanne Whalley
TonyKenny Ireland
FrankieBilly Connolly
Matt MasonIan Bannen
Beth's FatherJohnny Beattie
Beth's MotherAmanda Walker
EddieGeorge Rossi
BillyPat Roach
Wee DannyAndrew Meaden
Young KateAshleigh Thomas
GordonHugh Grant
ProducerStephen Woolley
WriterDon MacPherson
AuthorWilliam McIlvanney