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Carrie’s War (BBC-1 2004, Keeley Fawcett, Jack Stanley)



Period drama. Carrie and her younger brother Nick are evacuated to a Welsh village during the Second World War. They stay with friendly Lou Evans and her strict and stern brother Mr Evans and later meet Mr Evans’ sick sister, Mrs Gotobed, to whom he no longer speaks and her loveable housekeeper Hepzibah.

production details
UK | BBC One | 1×90 minutes | Broadcast 1 January 2004

Novel: Nina Bawden
Adaption: Michael Crompton
Producer: Bill Boyes
Director: Coky Geidroyc

Keeley Fawcett as Carrie Willow
Jack Stanley as Nick Willow
Karen Meagher as Mrs. Watkins
Eddie Cooper as Albert Sandwich
David Prince as Billetting officer
Lesley Sharp as Louisa Evans, aka ‘Aunty Lou’
Alun Armstrong as Mr. Samuel Evans
Robert Page as Minister
Jamie Beddard as Mister Johnny
Geraldine McEwan as Mrs. Dilys Gotobed
Hermione Gulliford as Nick’s teacher
Marlene Griffiths as Mrs. Jenkins
Nigel Whitmey as Maj. Cass Harper
Daniel Roberts as Frederick Evans
Pauline Quirke as Hepzibah Green
Annabelle Apsion as adult Carrie