Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
Idris Elba and Naomie Harris star in a biopic based on Nelson Mandela's autobiography, chronicling his journey from a rural village to one of the great leaders of the modern age.
Biopic based on Nelson Mandela's autobiography. Chronicling the life of the South African lawyer who campaigned restlessly against apartheid in the 1940s before becoming one of the greatest leaders of the modern age. From his journey from childhood in a rural village, to prominent figure in a political movement striving for equality, to 27 years of imprisonment, and finally to his inauguration as South Africa's president.
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
|Nelson Mandela||Idris Elba|
|Winnie Madikizela||Naomie Harris|
|Walter Sisulu||Tony Kgoroge|
|Ahmed Kathrada||Riaad Moosa|
|Raymond Mhlaba||Zolani Mkiva|
|Andrew Mlangeni||Simo Mogwaza|
|Govan Mbeki||Fana Mokoena|
|Elias Motsoaledi||Thapelo Mokoena|
|James Gregory||Jamie Bartlett|
|Kobie Coetzee||Deon Lotz|
|Evelyn Mase||Terry Pheto|