David Tennant introduces Stevenson's gripping adventure story, set in 1751 in the aftermath of the Jacobite rebellions. Dramatised by Chris Dolan.
1 / 2. David Tennant introduces RLS's gripping adventure story, dramatised by Chris Dolan.
In 1751 - in the aftermath of the Jacobite rebellions - young David Balfour, a staunch supporter of George II,
is newly orphaned and goes in search of his father's family near Edinburgh. When he is press-ganged on board
a ship bound for the slave plantations of America, he forges an unlikely alliance with the charismatic Highlander, Alan Breck.
Other parts played by the cast.
Producer/Director Bruce Young
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|David Balfour||Owen Whitelaw|
|Alan Breck||Michael Nardone|
|Red Fox||Sean Scanlan|
|Author||Robert Louis Stevenson|