Rhodes (1996) TV 

 

 

Director:     David Drury.

Starring:     Martin Shaw (Cecil John Rhodes), Frances Barber (Princess Catherine Radziwill), Joe Shaw (Young Cecil Rhodes), Patrick Shai (Christmas), Tim Dutton (Herbert Rhodes), David Butler (Charles Rudd), Philip Godawa (John X Merriman), Mark Drewry (Alfred Aylward), John Rogers (Sir Richard Southey), Ken Stott (Barney Barnato), Neil Pearson (Dr Leander Starr Jameson), Franz Dobrowsky (Alfred Beit), Nicky Rebello (Solly Joel), Raymond Coulthard (Neville Pickering), John Carson (Sir Hercules Robinson).

8-part mini-series. 

Story of Cecil John Rhodes, British imperialist and developer of South Africa, Rhodesia and Northern Rhodesia.

 

 


Historical Background:

 

See Rhodes of Africa (1936).

 

 

 

 

 

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