Sharpe

Series 6 - 1. Sharpe's Challenge - Part One

About this programme

1/4. Part one of two. Sean Bean stars as Bernard Cornwell's swashbuckling hero in a story set a year after Napoleon's defeat at Waterloo. Warned of a threat to British interests in India, Wellington sends Sharpe to investigate, in what turns out to be his most dangerous mission to date. The fate of an Empire and the life of a general's daughter lie in the former rifleman's hands.

Cast and crew

Cast

Col Richard Sharpe
Sean Bean
Sgt Patrick Harper
Daragh O'Malley
Captain Leonard
Oliver Chris
Davi Lal
Karan Arora
Major Crosby
Nicholas Blane
Col William Dodd
Toby Stephens
Sir Samuel Rawlinson
Michael Elwyn
The Duke of Wellington
Hugh Fraser
Ramona Harper
Diana Perez
Celia Burroughs
Lucy Brown
Captain Lawrence
Lex Shrapnel
Lt Mohan Singh
Alyy Khan
Khande Rao
Karan Panthaky
Maduvanthi
Padma Lakshmi
Lalima
Shruti Vyas
Col Pierre Gudin
Aurelien Recoing
Gen Sir Henry Simmerson
Michael Cochrane
Sgt Shadrach Bickerstaff
Peter-Hugo Daly
Gen Burroughs
Peter Symonds
Col Hector McRae
Graham McTavish
Major John Stokes
Gary Dunnington
Sgt Jacques Bonnet
Thierry Hancisse

Crew

Director
Tom Clegg
Executive Producer
Stuart Sutherland
Executive Producer
Kathryn Mitchell
Executive Producer
Steve Wilkinson
Producer
Malcolm Craddock
Producer
Muir Sutherland
Writer
Russell Lewis
Categories
Drama