Festival (1963–1964)

The Life of Galileo 

The researches of Galileo Galilei bring him into conflict with the Papacy - and the Inquisition.

Director:

Charles Jarrott

Writers:

Bertolt Brecht (play), Ursula Gray (adapted for television by) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Leo McKern ... Galileo
Nigel Stock ... Narrator / Sagredo / Cardinal Bellarmin / Pamphleteer / Peasant
Fergus McClelland ... Andrea, the boy
Rosalie Crutchley ... Mrs. Sarti
George Roubicek ... Ludovico
Anthony Morton Anthony Morton ... Priuli, the Curator
Paul Endersby Paul Endersby ... The Doge / Christopher Clavius
Sheila Shand Gibbs Sheila Shand Gibbs ... Virginia
Martin Sterndale Martin Sterndale ... Matti
Michael Peake Michael Peake ... Senator
Darryl Read Darryl Read ... Prince Cosimo de Medici
Vernon Dobtcheff ... Philosopher
Monica Merlin Monica Merlin ... Elderly Lady
Ewan Hooper ... Federzoni
Reginald Barratt Reginald Barratt ... Mathematician
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The researches of Galileo Galilei bring him into conflict with the Papacy - and the Inquisition.

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Genres:

Drama

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Release Date:

29 April 1964 (UK) See more »

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