AS YOU LIKE IT (BBC Television Shakespeare 1978)

UK / BBC2 ‘BBC Television Shakespeare’ / 1x150m-e / 1978

Writer: William Shakespere / Title Music: William Walton / Producer: Cedric Messina  / Director: Basil Coleman

Period drama. Fun and games in the Forest of Arden with an exiled King.

Cast: RICHARD PASCO as Jacques / HELEN MIRREN as Rosalind / JAMES BOLAM as Touchstone  / ANGHARAD REES as  Celia  / VICTORIA PLUNKETT as  Phoebe / BRIAN STIRNIER as Orlando / CLIVE FRANCIS as Oliver / MAYNARD WILLIAMS as Silvius / TONY CHURCH as The Banished Duke / RICHARD EASTON as Duke Frederick / JOHN QUENTIN as LeBeau