The Best of Friends

The Best of Friends
Type TV Special
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 30mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation
Keywords N/A
Status Completed
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
John Gielgud Actor Sir Sydney Cockrell 1 1000001
Wendy Hiller Actor Dame Laurentia McLachlan 1 1000002
Patrick McGoohan Actor George Bernard Shaw 1 1000003
Amma Asante Actor Girl in Search of God 1 1000004
Alan Rowe Actor Mohammed 1 1000005
Paul Keown Actor Conjurer 1 1000006
Alistair Cooke Actor ("Masterpiece Theatre") 1 1000007
Alvin Rakoff Director n/a 2 2000001
Johan Eliasch Executive Producer n/a 174 3000001
Steven North Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Tom Donald Executive Producer n/a 174 3000003
Rebecca Eaton Executive Producer ("Masterpiece Theatre") 174 3000004
Alvin Rakoff Producer n/a 3 3000005
Hugh Whitemore Writer n/a 120782 4000001
Hugh Whitemore Play as Source Material ("The Best of Friends") 120972 4000002
Lorraine Goodman Production Manager n/a 305 5000001
Marian Fowles Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000002
Melvyn Jones Stage Manager n/a 120797 5000003
Martin Hawkins Camera cameraman 120798 6000001
David Fader Camera camera supervisor 120798 6000002
John Treays Lighting lighting design 798 6000003
Jake Bernard Editor VTR editor 172 7000001
Sidney Sager Music n/a 120781 8000001
Eileen Diss Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Sonja Klaus Art Director art direction 183 9000002
Christopher Cooper Supervisor vision supervisor 120845 11000001
Jane Robinson Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Joan Hills Makeup makeup design 353 13000002
David Taylor Sound Supervisor n/a 120883 14000001
Ken Marples Construction Manager n/a 120983 21000001
Peter Boffin Visual Effects vision mixer 419 23000001
Mark Rimmell Props Buyer n/a 120926 24000001
Sarah Stamp Production Associate n/a 120822 25000001
Pauline Mercer Production production staff("Masterpiece Theatre") 120824 25000002
Nathan Hasson Production production staff("Masterpiece Theatre") 120824 25000003
Vincent Straggas Production production staff("Masterpiece Theatre") 120824 25000004
Vladimira Stefura Production production staff("Masterpiece Theatre") 120824 25000005
Kate Bernhardt Production production staff("Masterpiece Theatre") 120824 25000006
Mike Morgan Manager floor manager 120827 28000001
Synopsis
A true story of the long-lasting friendship among three renowned 20th Century intellectuals, Sir Sydney Cockerell, Dame Laurentia MacLachlan and George Bernard Shaw, as told through their letters.