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Episode 4

15 Minute Drama, Far Pavilions Episode 4 of 20

Duration:
15 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 03 February 2011

M M Kaye's epic of love and war, dramatised by Rukhsana Ahmad. Having discovered his true identity, Ashok, now Ashton, is educated in England - but he yearns to return to India.

Narrator ..... Vineeta Rishi
Ashok/Ashton ..... Blake Ritson
Gulbaz ..... Kaleem Janjua
Zarin ..... Chris Simpson
Anderson ..... Sean Baker
Belinda ..... Leah Brotherhead
George ..... Lloyd Thomas
Mrs Harlowe ..... Christine Kavanagh
Mrs Viccary ..... Joanna Monro
Lily ..... Claire Harry
Uncle Matthew ..... Sam Dale

Directed by Marc Beeby and Jessica Dromgoole.

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    Chris Simpson (Zarin) and Blake Ritson (Ash)

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    Lloyd Thomas (George) and Christine Kavanagh (Mrs Harlowe)

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