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Persuasion DVD cover
Directed by Roger Michell
Produced by Fiona Finlay
Written by Nick Dear
(based on the novel by Jane Austen)
Starring Amanda Root
Ciarán Hinds
Susan Fleetwood
Corin Redgrave
Music by Jeremy Sams
Cinematography John Daly
Editing by Kate Evans
Distributed by Sony Pictures Classics (USA)
Release date(s) 16 April 1995 (UK)
September 27, 1995 (USA)
Running time 107 min.
Language English

Persuasion is a 1995's BBC TV-film adaptation of Jane Austen's novel. It was directed by British theatre director Roger Michell and starred Amanda Root and Ciarán Hinds.

The film premiered on television in Britain, but was released theatrically in the US and other countries.





  • Richard McCabe - Captain Benwick
  • Helen Schlesinger - Mrs. Smith
  • Jane Wood - Nurse Rooke
  • David Collings - Mr. Shepherd
  • Darlene Johnson - Lady Dalrymple
  • Cinnamon Faye - Miss Carteret
  • Isaac Maxwell-Hunt - Henry Hayter
  • Roger Llewellyn - Sir Henry Willoughby
  • Sally George - Mrs. Harville
  • David Acton - Naval Officer
  • Justin Avoth - Naval Officer
  • Lonnie James - Jemima
  • Roger Watkins - Landlord
  • David Plummer - Apothecary
  • Richard Brenner - Coachman
  • Bill McGuirk - Tradesman
  • Niall Refoy - Tradesman
  • Ken Shorter - Lady Dalrymple's Butler
  • Dermot Kerrigan - Footman
  • Tom Rigby - Little Charles
  • Alex Wilman - Little Walter
  • Rosa Mannion - Concert Opera Singer



1996 BAFTA TVAwards

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