Babington Plot, The [Michael Butt]

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2008120220190116 (BBC7)Documentary-style drama by Michael Butt that tells the story of the 1586 plot to assassinate Elizabeth I and return England to Catholic rule under Mary, Queen of Scots. The story is told from the perspective of several of the conspirators - some genuine, some government spies that had infiltrated the group.

Presenter....Stephen Greif
Robert Poley....Burn Gorman
Thomas Salisbury....Sam Barnett
Aloysius Skeres....Chris Pavlo
Thomas Phelippes....Jonathan Tafler
Robert Bull....Stephen Critchlow
Gilbert Gifford....Inam Mirza
Don Mendoza....Malcolm Tierney
Mistress Bellamy....Marlene Sidaway
Jane Tichbourne....Janice Acquah
Agnes Lauren....Jill Cardo
Shepherd....Dan Starkey
Casey....Paul Rider

Directed by Sasha Yevtushenko.

The doomed conspiracy of 1586 to assassinate Queen Elizabeth.

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