Series 1 - Episode 1



First of a two-part drama, starring Tom Hardy as Jack Rose, a soldier trapped in a German PoW camp, desperate to return home to England and his girlfriend Lizzie. When a daring escape attempt sees Jack locked up in the sinister Colditz and fellow comrade McGrade running free, Jack shouts a final plea to him to find Lizzie and assure her that he will be home soon, unaware of the effect his request will have on all of their lives. Co-starring Sophia Myles, Damian Lewis, Laurence Fox, and Guy Henry.

Cast & Crew

Jack Rose Tom Hardy
Lizzie Carter Sophia Myles
Nicholas McGrade Damian Lewis
Tom Willis Laurence Fox
Lt Col Fordham James Fox
Bunny Warren Timothy West
Rhett Barker Jason Priestley
Sawyer Guy Henry
Hugh Venning Robert Whitelock
Military Attache, Switzerland Charles Kay
Mary Juliet Howland
Mullan Scott Handy
Collins Alex Avery
Jill Eve Myles
Fritz Werner Rudiger Vogler
Ullmann Werner Daehn
Meisner Armin Dillenberger
Barnes Joseph Beattie
Hewitt Luke Neal
MI9 Officer Charles Edwards
MI9 Officer Daniel Hawksford
Tony de Jongh Robert Cambrinus
Woman with Baby Teresa Churcher
Leblanc Stephane Cornicard
Swiss Woman in Bar Pavlina Nemcova
Swiss Man in Bar Pavel Cajzl
German Guard Jiri Wohanka
Farmer's wife Lucie Brezovska
Director Stuart Orme
Executive Producer Justin Bodle
Executive Producer Francis Hopkinson
Executive Producer Andy Harries
Producer Stephen Smallwood
Writer Peter Morgan
Writer Richard Cottan
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