TV Gathering Storm, The (BBC-2 2002, Albert Finney, Vanessa Redgrave) Published 3 years ago on August 21, 2016 Period drama The Gathering Storm told the story of the five-year period of Winston Churchill’s life leading up to the second world war when, as an out-of-favour and out-of-power politician, he was a voice alone warning the British people of the dangers of German rearmament. Albert Finney is superb as Churchill. production details UK / BBC-2 – BBC Films & HBO / 1×90 minute episode / AIRDATE: 12 July 2002 @ 9:00pm Writer: Hugh Whitemore / Producers: Frank Doelger, David M Thompson / Director: Richard Loncraine cast ALBERT FINNEY as Winston Churchill VANESSA REDGRAVE as Clementine Churchill JIM BROADBENT as Desmond Morton RONNIE BARKER as David Inches LINUS ROACHE as Ralph Wigram LENA HEADEY as Ava Wigram TOM WILKINSON as Sir Robert Vansittart ANTHONY BROPHY as Brendan Bracken TOM HIDDLESTON as Randolph Churchill DEREK JACOBI as Stanley Baldwin CELIA IMRIE as Mrs P(Violet Pearman) EDWARD HARDWICKE as Mr Wood Albert FinneyAnthony BrophyBBCCelia ImrieDerek JacobiEdward HardwickeHBOJim BroadbentLena HeadeyLinus RoachePeriod Drama SeriesRonnie BarkerTom HiddlestonTom WilkinsonTVVanessa Redgrave Advertisement advertisement and this just in TV13 hours ago Cutting It (BBC-1 2002-2005, Amanda Holden, Sarah Parish) Comedy drama series. Allie runs a successful hairdressing salon but her problems begin when a rival salon opens across the... TV13 hours ago Culloden (BBC-1 1964, George McBean, Olivier Espitalier-Noel) Highly innovative documentary drama telling the story of the last battle to be fought on British soil in 1746 at... TV13 hours ago C.S. Lewis: Beyond Narnia (BBC-2 2006, Anton Rodgers, Diane Venora) Biographical drama. The story of author CS Lewis’s life from childhood to old age as his views on religion alter... TV13 hours ago Crow Road, The (BBC-2 1996, Joe McFadden, Peter Capaldi) Drama serial. Prentice McHoan returns to his Scottish home and gets caught up in the dark secrets that everyone around... TV13 hours ago New Tricks (BBC 2003-2015 with James Bolam, Amanda Redman, Dennis Waterman) Crime drama series New Tricks took the Cold Case took it’s natural extreme by bringing out of retirement a group... search EPISODES Episodes21 hours ago Portals to Hell: Emerald Hill Hell House (S1EP5 Travel Fri 24 May 2019) Emerald Hill Hell House: Jack Osbourne and Katrina Weidman investigate a 19th-century estate in Monongahela, Pa., which is bursting with... Episodes21 hours ago Pitching In Premieres Fri 24 May on Acorn TV In the series opener of Pitching In, recent widower, Frank Hardcastle (Larry Lamb, EastEnders), is struggling to find the energy... Episodes21 hours ago She’s Gotta Have It Season 2 Premieres Fri 24 May on Netflix A seriously sexy comedy and rousing celebration of female empowerment, She’s Gotta Have It Season 2 offers a timely and... advertisement MOVIES Movies2 months ago Shazam! | 2019 | Zachary Levi, Asher Angel A boy is given the ability to become an adult superhero in times of need with a single magic word.... Movies2 months ago Dumbo | 2019 | Colin Farrell, Michael Keaton A young elephant, whose oversized ears enable him to fly, helps save a struggling circus, but when the circus plans... Movies2 months ago The Man Who Killed Don Quixote | 2018 | Adam Driver, Jonathan Pryce Toby, a cynical advertising director finds himself trapped in the outrageous delusions of an old Spanish shoe-maker who believes himself... mytvtonight mytvtonight devoted to all things film and tv.