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Episode 2

The Hour, Series 2 Episode 2 of 6

Hector's drunken late nights at El Paradis catch up with him when he is arrested on suspicion of beating up Kiki. Bel has a fight on her hands to clear Hector's name and hide his disappearance from Randall. However Freddie complicates matters further when he decides to hold a controversial interview with a fascist on the same day as a visit from members of the board.

Release date:

59 minutes

Last on

Thu 22 Nov 2012 23:20

Music credits

Saxes - Phil Todd, Jamie Talbot, Sam Walker, Martin Robertson, Alan Barnes

Trumpet - John Barclay, Patrick White, Derek Watkins

Guitar - Arthur Dick

Bass - Steve McManus

Drums - Matt Skelton, Ralph Salmins

Marimba - Sam Walton, Rob Farrer   

Alto sax - Martin Robertson

Acoustic bass - Chris Lawrence

Vocal - Helen Hamilton

Sound recordist - John Mooney

Recorded and mixed by Steve Parr

Sound maintenance engineer - Stuart McCutcheon 
Sound assistant - Lee Sharp 
Choreographer - Samantha Murray
Music supervisor - Catherine Grieves
Composer -  Kevin Sargent 


Role Contributor
Freddie LyonBen Whishaw
Bel RowleyRomola Garai
Hector MaddenDominic West
Lix StormAnna Chancellor
Angus McCainJulian Rhind-Tutt
Randall BrownPeter Capaldi
Camille MettierLizzie Brochere
Bill KendallTom Burke
Marnie MaddenOona Chaplin
Isaac WengrowJoshua McGuire
Sissy CooperLisa Greenwood
Raphael CilentiVincent Riotta
Laurie SternPeter Sullivan
Kiki DelaineHannah Tointon
Rosa Maria RamirezHannah John-Kamen
Sey OlaAdetomiwa Edun
TrevorJoe Cole
Norman PikeMorgan Watkins
Detective AttwoodRobert Whitelock
AlistairJohn Hollingworth
Lord ReevesGeoffrey Kirkness
Book SellerPeter Silverleaf
Floor ManagerJohn Cummins
WriterAbi Morgan
DirectorSandra Goldbacher
ProducerRuth Kenley-Letts

'A big theme is an inability to confront emotional truths'

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Kevin Sargent writes for the BBC's Love TV blog.