TV Act Of Will (ITV 1989 with Elizabeth Hurley and Victoria Tennant) Published 4 years ago on March 15, 2015 UK / ITV Network – Tyne Tees – Portman / 4×60 minutue episodes / Broadcast 15 September – 6 October 1989 Writer: Jill Hyem / Novel: Barbara Taylor Bradford / Music: Barrie Guard / Production Design: Harry Pottle Costumes: Emma Porteus / Producers: Ian Warren, Victor Glynn / Executive Producer: Tom Donald / Director: Don Sharp Period drama serial Act of Will follows orphan girl Audra in the 1920′s as she grows up and makes something of herself. She goes into nursing but then makes the mistake of marrying bad lad Vincent Crowther but finds real love in the shape of her daughter Christina. When Christina grows up she moves into the fashion industry and begins an affair with married politician Mile Sutherland but later moves to New York and finds true love with Alex Newman. One of the hugely popular Taylor Bradford adaptations that were all the rage in the 1980′s. Featuring a young and beautiful Elizabeth Hurley before she became locked into the Hollywood game. Act of Will is supposedly Taylor’s Bradfords most personal book carrying lots of echoes of her own life. Rebecca Callard was actually billed as Rebecca Sowden in the credits. cast ELIZABETH HURLEY as Christina VICTORIA TENNANT as Audra PETER COYOTE as Miles Sutherland KEVIN McNALLY as Vincent Crowther JEAN MARSH as Eliza Crowther LYNSEY BAXTER as Jane Sedgewick REBECCA CALLARD as Maggie Crowther SERENA GORDON as Gwen SARAH WINMAN as Kyle JUDY PARFITT as Alicia Drummond SIMON MERRICK as Percival Drummond RACHEL ROBERTSON as Audra Aged 14 JEREMY GILLEY as Frederick JASON SAVAGE as William ROGER GRAINGER as Vicar at Funeral SHEILA ALLEN as Dulcie Sedgewick JULIAN GARTSIDE as Dr Freemantle EWAN HOOPER as Alfred Crowther MARY JO RANDLE as Sister Rogers CLIFFORD ROSE as Hospital Specialist STELLA TANNER as Landlady JOHN BASHAM as Frank Crowther CHRISTINE COX as Sister GODFREY JACKMAN as Fred Varley KEN JONES as Dr Stalkey STUART MILLIGAN as Alex RICHARD BEBB as Ralph Sedgewick PATRICK CONNOLLY as Danny Crowther JO GABB as Christina (aged 15) CARL PROCTOR as Charlie Thornton JOSEPH WRIGHT as Jack Crowther Barbara Taylor BradfordElizabeth HurleyGodfrey JackmanITVJean MarshJill HyemJudy ParfittKen JonesKevin McNallyLynsey BaxterMary Jo Randlemini-seriesPeriod Drama SeriesPeter CoyotePortmanRachel RobertsonRebecca CallardSerena GordonStella TannerTyne Tees Advertisement advertisement and this just in Episodes9 hours ago Chronicle Mysteries: The Wrong Man (Hallmark Sun 24 Feb 2019, Alison Sweeney) Podcaster Alex McPherson seeks the truth behind the tragic death of a young lawyer, while partner Drew finds himself diving... 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