Austen, Jane  

Last Edited: 26-Jan-2016
A Global British Comedy Collaborative document. Edited by John Lucas
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Date Classifications
Title Cast Parameters
1972 Drama
TV Mini-Series
1.33:1

Emma
Doran Godwin           Emma Woodhouse
John Carson              Mr. Knightley
Donald Eccles            Mr. Woodhouse
Constance Chapman   Miss Bates
Ellen Dryden              Mrs. Weston
Debbie Bowen            Harriet Smith
Raymond Adamson      Mr. Weston
Timothy Peters          Mr. Elton
Vivienne Moore          Williams
Robert East               Frank Churchill
Ania Marson              Jane Fairfax
Mary Holder              Mrs. Bates
Fiona Walker             Mrs. Elton
Mollie Sugden            Mrs. Goddard
John Alkin                 Robert Martin
Amber Thomas           Patty

Series Directed by John Glenister
Series Written by Jane Austen, Denis Constanduros
Series Produced by Martin Lisemore
BBC Video
E 1684
2-sided DVD
6x45:00
1996
Drama
1:85:1
Emma Gwyneth Paltrow       Emma Woodhouse
James Cosmo            Mr Weston
Greta Scacchi           Mrs Weston
Alan Cumming           Mr Elton
Denys Hawthorne      Mr Woodhouse
Sophie Thompson      Miss Bates
Jeremy Northam        Mr Knightley
Toni Collette            Harriet Smith
Kathleen Byron         Mrs Goddard
Phyllida Law             Mrs Bates
Edward Woodall        Mr. Martin
Brett Miley              Little Boy
Brian Capron           John Knightley
Karen Westwood      Isabella
Paul Williamson        Footman
Polly Walker            Jane Fairfax
Rebecca Craig         Miss Martin
Ewan McGregor       Frank Churchill
Angela Down          Mrs Cole
John Franklyn-Robbins    Mr Cole
Juliet Stevenson     Mrs Elton
Ruth Jones            Bates' Maid

Directed by Douglas McGrath    
written by Jane Austen (novel), Douglas McGrath (screenplay)
Produced by Patrick Cassavetti, Steven Haft
Music by Rachel Portman    
Miramar
15862
121:00
1983
Drama
TV Mini-Series
1.33:1
Mansfield Park
Anna Massey            Mrs. Norris
Angela Pleasence      Lady Bertram
Sylvestra Le Touzel   Fanny Price
Nicholas Farrell         Edmund Bertram
Jackie Smith-Wood    Mary Crawford
Robert Burbage         Henry Crawford
Gorden Kaye            Dr. Grant
Susan Edmonstone    Mrs. Grant
Neville Phillips           Baddely
Snuff                      Pug
Bernard Hepton        Sir Thomas Bertram
Samantha Bond        Maria Bertram
Christopher Villiers     Tom Bertram
Liz Crowther             Julia Bertram
Jonathan Stephens    Mr. Rushworth
Gillian Martell            Mrs. Rushworth, Senior
Alison Fiske              Mrs. Price
David Buck               Mr. Price
Eryl Maynard             Susan Price
Allan Hendrick           William Price
Claire Simmons          Betsey Price
James Campbell         Tom Price
Jonny Lee Miller         Charles Price
Robin Langford           Mr. Yates
Norman Mann            Jenkins
Vivienne Moore          Rebecca
Katy Durham-Matthews    Young Fanny
Alex Lowe                 Young Edmund
Giles Ashton              Young Tom
Alys Wallbank            Young Maria
Sharon Beare             Young Julia
Luke Healy                William Price
Paul Davies Prowles     Sam Price
Kenneth Page             Fiddler
Paul Doust                 Curate
 Peter Finn                 Mr. Norris

Series Directed by David Giles
novel by Jane Austen
screenplay by Ken Taylor
Series Produced by Betty Willingale
Series Music by Derek Bourgeois
BBC Video
E 1685
2-sided DVD
6x50:00
1987
Drama
TV Mini-Series
1.33:1
Northanger Abbey
Katharine Schlesinger  Catherine Morland
Peter Firth                 Henry Tilney
Robert Hardy             General Tilney
Googie Withers           Mrs. Allen
Geoffrey Chater          Mr. Allen
Cassie Stuart             Isabella Thorpe
Jonathan Coy             John Thorpe
Ingrid Lacey              Eleanor Tilney
Greg Hicks                 Frederick Tilney
Philip Bird                  James Morland
Elvi Hale                    Mrs. Thorpe
Helen Fraser              Mrs. Morland
David Rolfe                Mr. Morland
Elaine Ives-Cameron    Marchioness
Angela Curran            Alice
Tricia Morrish             Miss Digby
Oliver Hembrough       Edward Morland
Anne-Marie Mullane    Thorpe Sisters
Michelle Arthur          Thorpe Sisters
Sarah-Jane Holm        Jenny
Raphael Alleyne          Page Boy

Directed by Giles Foster
novel by Jane Austen
screenplay by Maggie Wadey
Produced by Louis Marks
Music by Ilona Sekacz
BBC Video
E 1688
90:00
1971
Drama
TV Mini-Series
1.33:1
Persuasion
Ann Firbank           Anne Elliot
Bryan Marshall       Captain Wentworth
Marian Spencer      Lady Russell
Richard Vernon       Admiral Croft
Basil Dignam           Sir Walter Elliot
Valerie Gearon        Elizabeth Elliot
Georgine Anderson  Mrs. Croft
Morag Hood           Mary Musgrove
Rowland Davies      Charles Musgrove
Mel Martin             Henrietta Musgrove
Charlotte Mitchell    Mrs. Clay
Zhivila Roche         Louisa Musgrove
Noel Dyson            Mrs. Musgrove
David Savile           Mr. Elliot
Michael Culver        Captain Harville
Ernest Hare            Colonel Wallis
Gabrielle Daye        Mrs. Rooke
Polly Murch            Mrs. Smith
Beatrix Mackey       Lady Dalrymple
Angela Galbraith      Miss Carteret
Walter Horsbrugh     Butler
William Kendall        Mr. Musgrove
Paul Chapman         Captain Benwick
Helen Ryan             Mrs. Harville
Robert Sansom       Doctor
Gerry Cowan          Servant
Roger Williamson     Tenor
Judith Barker          Jemima
Liz Goulding            Maid
Edward Jewesbury   Mr. Shepherd
Paul Alexander        Charles Hayter
Joseph Berry          Servant
George Malpas        George

Directed by Howard Baker
novel by Jane Austen
screenplay by Julian Mitchell
Series Produced by Howard Baker
BBC Video
E 1686
2-sided DVD
5x45:00
1980
Drama
TV Mini-Series
1.33:1
Pride and Prejudice
Elizabeth Garvie          Miss Elizabeth Bennet
David Rintoul              Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy
Moray Watson            Mr. Bennet
Priscilla Morgan           Mrs. Bennet
Sabina Franklyn          Miss Jane Bennet
Natalie Ogle               Miss Lydia Bennet
Tessa Peake-Jones     Miss Mary Bennet
Clare Higgins              Miss Kitty Bennet
Osmund Bullock          Mr. Bingley
Irene Richard             Charlotte Lucas
Peter Settelen            Mr. Wickham
Marsha Fitzalan          Miss Caroline Bingley
Edward Arthur            Mr. Hurst
Jennifer Granville        Mrs. Hurst
Andrew Johns            Captain Denny
Judy Parfitt               Lady Catherine de Bourgh
Malcolm Rennie          Mr. Collins
Barbara Shelley          Mrs. Gardiner
Peter Howell              Sir William Lucas
Elizabeth Stewart       Lady Lucas
Shirley Cain               Mrs. Philips
Emma Jacobs             Miss Georgiana Darcy
Michael Lees              Mr. Gardiner
Doreen Mantle            Mrs. Reynolds
Desmond Adams         Col. Fitzwilliam
Janet Davies              Mrs. Hill
Elizabeth Knight          First Lady Guest
Moir Leslie                 Miss Anne de Bourgh
Anne Maxwell             Second Lady Guest
Paul Stockman           Meryton Gentry (uncredited)

Series Directed by Cyril Coke
novel by Jane Austen
screenplay by Fay Weldon
Series Produced by Jonathan Powell
Series Music by Wilfred Josephs
BBC Video
E 1687
2-sided DVD
5x53:00
1995
Drama
TV Mini-Series
2.35:1
Pride and Prejudice
Jennifer Ehle              Elizabeth Bennet
Colin Firth                 Mr Darcy
Susannah Harker        Jane Bennet
Julia Sawalha             Lydia Bennet
Alison Steadman         Mrs Bennet
Benjamin Whitrow       Mr Bennet
Crispin Bonham-Carter Mr Bingley
Polly Maberly             Kitty Bennet
Lucy Briers                Mary Bennet
Anna Chancellor         Miss Bingley
Lucy Robinson            Mrs Hurst
Adrian Lukis               Wickham
David Bamber             Mr Collins
Lucy Scott                Charlotte Lucas
Lucy Davis                Maria Lucas
Emilia Fox                  Georgiana Darcy
Marlene Sidaway        Hill
Barbara Leigh-Hunt     Lady Catherine De Bourgh
Tim Wylton               Mr Gardiner
Rupert Vansittart       Mr Hurst
Joanna David             Mrs Gardiner
Nadia Chambers         Miss Anne De Bourgh
David Bark-Jones        Lt. Denny
Lynn Farleigh             Mrs Phillips
Christopher Benjamin   Sir William Lucas
Roger Barclay            Capt. Carter
Kate O'Malley            Sarah, the maid
Norma Streader          Lady Lucas
Paul Moriarty             Col. Forster
Victoria Hamilton        Mrs Forster
Anthony Calf             Col. Fitzwilliam
Sarah Legg               Hannah
Annabel Taylor           Maggie, the maid
Harriet Eastcott         Mrs Jenkinson
Natasha Isaacs          Gardiner Children
Marie-Louise Flamank  Gardiner Children
Roy Holder                Hodge, the gardener
Julian Erleigh             Gardiner Children
Neville Phillips            Fossett, the footman
Christopher Staines     Lt. Sanderson
Jacob Casselden        Gardiner Children
Sam Beazley              Vicar, Longbourn
Andrew Grainger         Ostler
Tom Ward                 Lt. Chamberlayne
Lee Walters               Waiter
Alexandra Howerd       Mary King
Peter Needham           Fencing Master
Bridget Turner            Mrs Reynolds
Sam Bloom                Young Wickham (uncredited)

Series Directed by Simon Langton
Series Writing Credits 
novel by Jane Austen
screenplay by Andrew Davies
Series Produced by Sue Birtwistle
Series Music by Carl Davis
BBC/A&E
AAE 70254
6x50:00
2005
Drama
2.35:1
Pride and Prejudice
Keira Knightley            Elizabeth Bennet
Talulah Riley               Mary Bennet
Rosamund Pike            Jane Bennet
Jena Malone               Lydia Bennet
Carey Mulligan            Kitty Bennet
Donald Sutherland       Mr. Bennet
Brenda Blethyn           Mrs. Bennet
Claudie Blakley           Charlotte Lucas
Sylvester Morand       Sir William Lucas
Simon Woods            Mr. Bingley
Kelly Reilly                Caroline Bingley
Matthew Macfadyen   Mr. Darcy
Pip Torrens               Netherfield Butler
Janet Whiteside         Mrs. Hill
Sinead Matthews       Betsy
Roy Holder                Mr. Hill
Rupert Friend            Mr. Wickham
Tom Hollander           Mr. Collins
Jay Simpson             Meryton Milliner
Judi Dench               Lady Catherine de Bourg
Rosamund Stephen    Miss de Bourg
Samantha Bloom        Rosings Governess
Cornelius Booth         Colonel Fitzwilliam
Penelope Wilton        Mrs. Gardiner
Peter Wight              Mr. Gardiner
Meg Wynn Owen       Mrs. Reynolds
Tamzin Merchant      Georgiana Darcy
Moya Brady             Lambton Maid

Directed by Joe Wright    
novel by Jane Austen
screenplay by Deborah Moggach
Produced by Tim Bevan, Paul Webster
Music by Dario Marianelli
Universal
28072
129:00
1981
Drama
TV Mini-Series
1.33:1
Sense and Sensibility
Irene Richard              Elinor Dashwood
Tracey Childs             Marianne Dashwood
Annie Leon                 Mrs. Jennings
Robert Swann             Colonel Brandon
Donald Douglas           Sir John Middleton
Marjorie Bland             Lady Middleton
Bosco Hogan              Edward Ferrars
Peter Woodward         John Willoughby
John Owens               Tom
Gina Rowe                  Susan
Diana Fairfax              Mrs. Dashwood
Peter Gale                 John Dashwood
Amanda Boxer             Fanny Dashwood
Julia Chambers            Lucy Steele
Elizabeth Benson         Mrs. Wallis
Philip Bowen               Robert Ferrars
Pippa Sparkes             Ann Steele
Hetty Baynes             Charlotte Palmer
William Lawford           Clay
Christopher Brown       Mr. Palmer
Raymond Mason          Mr. Harris
Margot Van der Burgh   Mrs. Ferrars
John Woodnutt            Mr. Ingall (1 episode, 1981)

Series Directed by Rodney Bennett
novel by Jane Austen
screenplay by Alexander Baron, Denis Constanduros
Series Produced by Barry Letts
Series Music by Dudley Simpson
BBC/Warner
E 1683
7x25:00
1995
Drama
1:85:1
Sense and Sensibility
James Fleet              John Dashwood
Tom Wilkinson           Mr. Dashwood
Harriet Walter           Fanny Dashwood
Kate Winslet             Marianne Dashwood
Emma Thompson       Elinor Dashwood
Gemma Jones            Mrs. Dashwood
Hugh Grant               Edward Ferrars
Emilie Fran├žois          Margaret Dashwood
Elizabeth Spriggs       Mrs. Jennings
Robert Hardy            Sir John Middleton
Ian Brimble               Thomas
Isabelle Amyes          Betsy
Alan Rickman            Colonel Brandon
Greg Wise                John Willoughby
Alexander John          Curate
Imelda Staunton        Charlotte Palmer
Imogen Stubbs          Lucy Steele
Hugh Laurie              Mr. Palmer
Allan Mitchell             Pigeon
Josephine Gradwell     Maid to Mrs. Jennings
Richard Lumsden        Robert Ferrars
Lone Vidahl               Miss Grey
Oliver Ford Davies      Doctor Harris
Eleanor McCready      Mrs. Bunting

Directed by Ang Lee
novel by Jane Austen
screenplay by Emma Thompson
Produced by Laurie Borg, Lindsay Doran, James Schamus
Music by Patrick Doyle
Columbia
11599
136:00

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