Mr White Goes To Westminster. Ben White (Bill Paterson). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions
Mr White Goes To Westminster

Mr White Goes To Westminster

  • TV comedy drama
  • Channel 4
  • 1997
  • 1 episode

Satire by Guy Jenkin, based on the election of former BBC war reporter and "man in the white suit", Martin Bell, to Parliament. Also features Bill Paterson, Samantha Bond, Robert Duncan, Celia Imrie, Dervla Kirwan and more.

Key cast & crew credits

Bill Paterson Ben White
Samantha Bond Helen Nash
Robert Duncan Paul Madison
Celia Imrie Victoria Madison
Dervla Kirwan Pam
Josephine Butler Liz White
John Bowler Peter Edworthy
Adam Kotz CBN Cameraman
Matilda Ziegler Yvonne Freeman
Guy Lankester Labour Man
Annabel Mullion Labour Woman
Terence Harvey CBN Newsreader
Akbar Kurtha TV Reporter
Moray Hunter Solicitor
Richard Albrecht Returning Officer
Anthony Carrick Clerk of the House
Jasper Jacob MP
Paula Jacobs Speaker
Andy Hamilton Comet Editor
Benedict Sandiford Edward
Helena McCarthy Mrs Shipley
John Francis Constituent
Ricki Cuttell William
Debra Gillett Kath
Michael Fenton Stevens Bob Nash
Clarista Hoult Lucy Nash
Nicholas Hoult John Nash
Flaminia Cinque Pizza Delivery Woman
Nicholas Selby Constituency Chairman
William Hoyland Committee Member
Phil Nice Minister
John Humphrys Self
Keith Chegwin Self
Ken Livingstone Self
Edwina Currie Self
Writing team
Guy Jenkin Writer
Production team
Guy Jenkin Director
Sean Cameron Guest 1st Assistant Director
Colin Swash Producer
Denise O'Donoghue Executive Producer
Mary Bell Executive Producer
Steve Eveleigh Editor
Graeme Story Production Designer
Suzanne Crowley Casting Director
Gilly Poole Casting Director
Jo Thompson Costume Designer
Peter Fearon Director of Photography
Marella Shearer Make-up Designer
Matthew Scott Composer

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