Dunkirk (2004) TV

Dunkirk

In this war drama Benedict takes on the role of Lt. Jimmy Langley

Dunkirk is a docu-drama produced by the BBC and first broadcast on 18 February 2004.

The three-part series was awarded with a BAFTA for Specialist Factual and the Golden FIPA for TV Series and Serials in the category Music in 2005.

Benedict Cumberbatch plays Lt. Jimmy Langley.

Plot:
It is the story of the battle of Dunkirk and the evacuation of British expedition forces in World War II. Dramatic events from the perspective of soldiers, sailors, civilians and politicians are told in the series.

Director
Alex Holmes

Writing
Alex Holmes, Neil McKay, Lisa Osborne

Cast
Timothy Dalton (narrator), Simon Russell (Winston Churchill), Clive Brunt (Pte Als Tombs) and others

Further information:
Cast and Crew: IMDb