|Actors:||Celia Imrie, Geraldine Somerville, Lee Ross, Linus Roache, Toby Jones, Charles Dance, Roger Allam, James Wilby, Anna Madeley, Nancy Carroll, Sophie Winkleman|
This multi-million dollar television event is an extraordinary re-telling of that doomed voyage, cleverly weaving action, mystery and romantic plots before coming together in an explosive and unforgettable finale. As the story unfolds over each film, we follow events through the eyes of a host of characters from across the social spectrum, offering a captivating insight into the world of 1912 and the tragic events leading up to the icy deaths of 1517 passengers. Backed by major broadcasters around the world, Titanic is a fitting and spectacular centrepiece for this year’s landmark anniversary.
Episodes 1 and 2 and a making of documentary.
Episodes 3 and 4 and cast and crew interviews.
Words of the Titanic is a specially commissioned 60 minute documentary marking the 100th anniversary of Titanic's fateful voyage, where voices of the past speak to us through the mouths of living contributors. Famous faces join wit the relatives of those who were on the Titanic to read the words of original letters, diaries and memoirs in the powerful landmark documentary.
Narrated by Charles Dance (Game of Thrones, Gosford Park), the cast includes Roger Allam, Richard E. Grant, James Wilby, Nancy Carroll and Anna Madeley, who paint a fresh a vivid picture of the events building up to the fateful night in April 1912. From the engine room skivvies to the ship's commanders, from the plight of the 3rd class passengers to the stories of the 1st class state room passengers, their tesitmonies come together to create colourful and deeply moving accounts of the doomed voyage and its effects of the lives of the survivors.