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Brian Cox's Russia, Series 1 Episode 1 of 2

It's 100 years since the Russian Revolution. Hollywood actor Brian Cox goes to Russia to discover stories of Scots who made this vast, troubled country their own.

Brian discovers stories of Scots, including a spy, a poet and the highest-ranking general in the Russian army, and has an emotional reunion with students he taught 30 years ago.

Release date:

1 hour

Last on

Tue 18 Apr 2017 21:00
BBC Two Scotland


Role Contributor
PresenterBrian Cox
DirectorStephen Bennett

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