The Missionary. Charles W. Fortescue (Michael Palin). Copyright: Hand Made Films.

The Missionary

1983 British comedy film about a clergyman in London. Stars Michael Palin, Maggie Smith, Trevor Howard, Denholm Elliott, Graham Crowden and others.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
Michael Palin Charles W. Fortescue
Maggie Smith Lady Isobel Ames
Trevor Howard Lord Henry Ames
Denholm Elliott The Bishop
Graham Crowden Rev Fitzbanks
David Suchet Corbett
Michael Hordern Slatterthwaite
Phoebe Nicholls Deborah Fitzbanks
Tricia George Ada
Valerie Whittington Emmeline
Roland Culver Lord Fermleigh
Rosamund Greenwood Lady Fermleigh
Timothy Spall Parswell
Neil Innes Singer in Gin Palace
John Barrett Old Man outside Hotel
Dawn Archibald Mission Girl
Frances Barber Mission Girl
Debbie Bishop Mission Girl
Ceri Jackson Mission Girl
Janine Lesley Mission Girl
Sasha Mitchell Mission Girl
Francine Morgan Mission Girl
Sophie Thompson Violet, Mission Girl
Sally Watkins Mission Girl
Derrick O'Connor Gym Trainer
Tony Fawcett Small Boy at Mudflats
Jason Barr Small Boy at Mudflats
Edward Bumstead Small Boy at Mudflats
David Leland Long Haired Man in Gin Palace
Anne-Marie Marriott Emily
Hugh Fraser Usher at Wedding
Peter Bourke Best Man at Wedding
Janine Duvitski Millicent
Tilly Vosburgh Fermleigh's Maid
Arthur Howard Fermleigh's Butler
Hugh Walters Fermleigh's Doctor
Julian Curry First Friend of Raggy Masterson
Charles McKeown Second Friend of Raggy Masterson
Ishaq Bux Maharajah
Tony Steedman Lord Quimby
Damaris Hayman Lady Quimby
David Dixon Young Man
Anton Lesser Young Man
Frank Mills Sir Cyril Everidge
Yussef Shah Maharajah Boy
John Fortune Schoolmaster (Voice)
Michael Hordern Narrator
Writing team
Michael Palin Writer
Production team
Richard Loncraine Director
Neville C. Thompson Producer
Michael Palin Producer
George Harrison Executive Producer
Denis O'Brien Executive Producer

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