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Poldark: Episode 29 (S2EP13 BBC-1 4 Dec 1977, Malcolm Tierney)



Episode 29: Elizabeth is determined to have another ‘eight month’ baby and with a little help from a London doctor she plans to do so, vents however take a horrific and tragic turn. Ross kills Monk Adderley in a duel after the latter makes advances to Demelza.

Episode Cast: Robin Ellis (Ross Poldark), Angharad Rees (Demelza Poldark), Jill Townsend (Elizabeth Warleggan), Ralph Bates (George Warleggan), Judy Geeson (Caroline Penvenen), Kevin McNally (Drake Carne), Jane Wymark (Morwenna Chynoweth), Eileen Way (Agatha Poldark), Michael Cadman (Dwight Enys), Paul Curran (Jud Paynter), Mary Wimbush (Prudie), Christopher Biggins (Reverend Osborne Whitworth), Alan Tilvern (Nicholas Warleggan), David Delve (Sam Carne), Malcolm Tierney, Hilary Minster, Wayne Brooks, Harry Van Engel, Richard Gibson, Norman Rutherford, Kevin Brennan, Owen Rees, Alice Rees, Hugh Dickson

Writer: Martin Worth / Director: Philip Dudley

Airdate: 4 Dec 1977 on BBC-1

Series: Poldark Season 2 Episode 13

Show Info: Period drama series. In the 18th century Cornish Squire Ross Poldark returns home from America to find his estate in taters, putting things to rights he meets the fiery Demelza and crosses swords with the evil George Warleggan.