The Adventures of Don Quixote

Play of the Month 7 January 1973 (Season 8, Episode 5)

Directed by Alvin Rakoff
Writer: Hugh Whitemore (screenplay), Miguel de Cervantes y Saavedra (novel), J.M.Cohen (translation)

1974 BAFTA TV Awards Won Best Actor - Frank Finlay

  • Rex Harrison . . . . . . . . . . Don Quixote
    Frank Finlay . . . . . . . . . . Sancho Panza
    Rosemary Leach . . . . . . . . . . Dulcinea / Aldonza
    Robert Eddison . . . . . . . . . . Duke
    Bernard Hepton . . . . . . . . . . Village Priest
    Paul Whitsun-Jones . . . . . . . . . . 1st Innkeeper
    Murray Melvin . . . . . . . . . . Travelling barber
    Roger Delgado . . . . . . . . . . Officer of the Holy Brotherhood
    Ronald Lacey . . . . . . . . . . Barber
    Gwen Nelson . . . . . . . . . . Housekeeper
    Françoise Pascal . . . . . . . . . . Harlot
    Brian Spink . . . . . . . . . . Death
    John Hollis . . . . . . . . . . 1st Prisoner
    Walter Sparrow . . . . . . . . . . 2nd Prisoner
    Michael Golden . . . . . . . . . . 2nd Innkeeper