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Line Of Beauty, The (BBC-2 2006, Dan Stevens, Hayley Atwell)

Line of Beauty

Period drama serial The Line of Beauty was set in the 1980s. Nick Guest is a charming and openly gay Oxford graduate who comes to stay with the family of his friend whose father is a Conservative MP. He ends up staying with them for years becoming something of a surrogate son.

production details
UK / BBC-2 / 3×60 minute episodes / Broadcast 17 May – 31 May 2006

Writer: Andrew Davies / Novel: Alan Hollinghurst / Script Editor: Ellie Wood / Music: Martin Phipps / Producer: Kate Lewis / Executive Producers: Hilary Salmon, Laura Mackie / Director: Saul Dibb

Line of Beauty

Hayley Atwell as Catherine Fedden

cast
Dan Stevens as Nick Guest
Tim McInnerny as Gerald Fedden
Hayley Atwell as Cat Fedden
Alice Krige as Rachel Fedden
Carmen Du Sautoy as Elena
Alex Wyndham as Wani Ouradi
James Bradshaw as Polly Tompkins
Oliver Coleman as Toby Fedden
Don Gilet as Leo Charles
Lydia Leonard as Penny Kent
Christopher Fairbank as Barry Groom
Oscar James as Brentford
John Standing as Lord Kessler
Nikki Amuka-Bird as Rosemary Charles
Keeley Forsyth as Gemma
Kika Markham
Richard Lintern
Elize Du Toit
Caroline Blakiston
David Yelland
John Quayle
Barbara Flynn
Jessica Turner
Kenneth Cranham