Tom Jones

Written by Henry Fielding with Annette Crosbie, Anton Lesser as Tom and Martin Jarvis as the author.

The bawdy adventures of young Tom continue.

Fielding paints an incomparably vivid picture of ENGLAND in the mid-18th century.

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introduces and stars in The Tom Jones Show A radio spectacular

Produced by John Billingham

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Produced By: John Billingham

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Written by Henry Fielding with Annette Crosbie, Anton Lesser as Tom and Martin Jarvis as the author.

The bawdy adventures of young Tom continue.

Fielding paints an incomparably vivid picture of ENGLAND in the mid-18th century.Tom Jones discovers himself to be illegitimate and is adopted by Squire Allworthy.

Henry Fielding's comedy starring Anton Lesser.

Tom is adopted by Squire Allworthy, who finds him in his chamber.

Henry Fielding's comedy.

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Will Tom win the one true love of his heart?

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Tom's offer of cold buttock proves too much to resist for one lady.

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Tom and Partridge encounter generous gypsies and hopeless highwaymen.

Partridge proves a troublesome travelling companion for Tom, but an encounter with gypsies provides an opportunity for freedom.

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Lady Bellaston's hold over Tom is broken - but will she let him go so easily? Or will she foster revenge?

Will Lady Belliston outweigh Sophia in Tom's affections?

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Will Tom and Sophia be united at last?

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The wealthy Squire Allworthy steps into bed and finds an infant wrapped between his sheets.

Henry Fielding....Simon Russell Beale

Tom Jones....Michael Legge

Bifil....Adrian Scarborough

Squire Western....Trevor Peacock

Miss Western....Margaret Tyzack

Squire Allworthy....James Laurenson

Black George....Sam Dale

Sophia....Clare Corbett

Jenny Jones....Rachel Bavidge

Partridge....Charles Barnecut

Mrs Seagrim....Liza Sadovy

Honour....Jasmine Callan

Directed by Claire Grove

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Tom is banished from the home in which he has spent his entire life and the girl who loves him is shut up in her room by her angry father.

Henry Fielding....Simon Russell Beale

Tom Jones....Michael Legge

Squire Western....Trevor Peacock

Miss Western....Margaret Tyzack

Northerton....Sam Dale

Sophia....Clare Corbett

Jenny Jones....Rachel Bavidge

Partridge....Charles Barnecut

Harriet....Liza Sadovy

Honour....Jasmine Callan

Directed by Claire Grove.

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Tom follows his true love Sophia to London and receives an invitation to a masked ball.

Henry Fielding....Simon Russell Beale

Tom Jones....Michael Legge

Squire Western....Trevor Peacock

Miss Western....Margaret Tyzack

Mr Allworthy....James Laurenson

Lord Fellamar....Adrian Scarborough

Fitzpatrick....Sam Dale

Sophia....Clare Corbett

Jenny Jones....Rachel Bavidge

Partridge....Charles Barnecut

Harriet....Liza Sadovy

Lady Bellaston....Christine Kavanagh

Directed by Claire Grove