September 06, 2012
Directed by: Marion Milne, Nick Green, Louise Hooper, Jenny Ash
| Cinematography: Michael Snyman, Giulio Biccari
| Music: Ty Unwin
"The British" is a 2012 British television series produced by Sky Atlantic. It comprises seven fifty-minute episodes. It covers several major events in the history of Britain throughout the years 43 AD to 1953. Including the Norman Conquest, Industrial Revolution and the Queen's Coronation. Hosted by Jeremy Irons, the celebrity interviewees throughout the series include Russell Brand, Jessie J, and Helen Mirren.
Cast: Ioan Gruffudd, Michael Portillo, Neil Faulkner, Jeremy Irons, Helen Mirren, Russell Brand, Saul David, Kwame Kwei-Armah, Frank Lampard, Caitlin Moran, Tim Roth, Meera Syal, Terry Wogan, Jeremy Black, Micky Flanagan, Ken Follett, Anthony Horowitz, Tracey Emin, Mike Jackson, Ben Kingsley, Lennox Lewis, Dougray Scott, Robert Winston, Benedict Allen, Lily Cole, Dan Cruickshank, Juliet Gardiner, Jessie J, Colin Jackson, Neil Oliver, David Puttnam, Helen Rappaport, Richard Reed, Joe Vaz, Kate Allen, Rory Berry, David Carpenter, Mark Corby, Candice D'Arcy, Jason Delplanque, Diarmuid Gavin, Gretchen Holbrook Gerzina, Verity Marshall, Lucy Moore, Pascale Neuschäfer, Bruce Oldfield, Marc Pleass, Gareth Thomas, Adrian Tinniswood, Timothy West, Anna Whitelock, Samuel West, Brett Williams