The Wednesday Play: Son of Man (1969)

UK, 16 April 1969
videotape, black and white, 4:3
mono, English
Series: The Wednesday Play (1964-1970)

A British religious fantasy television play directed by Gareth Davies.


Director: Gareth Davies
Producer: Graeme McDonald
Story Editor: Shaun MacLoughlin
Script: Dennis Potter
Lighting: Robert Wright
Costumes: Dinah Collin
Make-up: Sandra Hurll

Gawn Grainger (Andrew)
Robert Hardy (Pontius Pilate)
Colin Blakely (Jesus)
Patricia Lawrence (Procla)
Godfrey Quigley (Roman commander)
Edward Hardwicke (Judas)
Brian Blessed (Peter)
Bernard Hepton (Caiaphas)
Clive Graham (Roman centurion)
Godfrey James (first soldier)
Eric Mason (second soldier)
Brian Spink (zealot)
Hugh Futcher (first heckler)
Raymond Witch (second heckler)
Robin Chadwick (young officer)
Colin Rix (James)
Walter Hall (Philip)
Wendy Allnutt (Ruth)
Keith Campbell (first priest)
Edmond Bennett (second priest)
Alan Lawrance (money-changer)
Paul Prescott (man in crowd)
Polly Murch (woman possessed)
Peter Beton (beaten Samaritan)
Edmund Bailey (third heckler)
David Cannon (beggar)
Roy Stewart (boxer)
Dinny Powell (boxer)


Radio Times vol.254 no.3326 (22 August 1987) p.80 – letter