Behind the scenes of The Count of Monte Cristo
Photos from the production
The Count of Monte Cristo and his sworn enemies
From left to right: Toby Jones, Paul Rhys, Iain Glen and Zubin Varla
Director Sasha Yevtushenko discusses a scene with Paul Rhys
Recording in Studio 60A Broadcasting House
The Count of Monte Cristo with Monsieur and Madame de Villefort
Iain Glen with Paul Rhys and Kate Fleetwood
"What always intrigues me about this particular elixir is how easily it can be appropriated into something....more dangerous."
The Count instructs Madame de Villefort in some chemistry. Episode Two, Scene Six.
"It is the Count's most solemn wish that I Haydee his trusted companion now describe the events of that extraordinary year..."
Jane Lapotaire plays narrator Haydee
Writer Sebastian Baczkiewicz with Jane Lapotaire
Discussing Haydee's narration in Studio 60A
Mercedes de Morcerf and The Count of Monte Cristo
Josette Simon and Iain Glen record a scene together.
"Don't be late. Or I might be compelled to let slip a nasty rumour to the owner of that smart looking town house. Ciao."
Caderousse threatens Andrea Cavalcanti.
"You seem distressed, Madame." "As you might be, Count, if you were to find yourself husbandless, daughterless and penniless..."
The Count of Monte Cristo consoles Hermine Danglers. Episode Four, Scene Twenty Four.
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Swashbuckling tale of revenge by Alexandre Dumas, adapted by Sebastian Baczkiewicz