1944, 48 hours to D-Day. With Allied Forces prepared to re-take Nazi-occupied Europe, everything hangs on Churchill (Cox) to launch Operation Overlord.
With the war at stake, and desperate to avoid repeating the disasters of the past, Churchill relies heavily on his beloved wife Clementine (Richardson), as he challenges everyone from military leaders (Slattery) to King George VI (Purefoy). Churchill is an intimate, honest look at one of the world’s most formidable leaders at a pivotal moment in history.“
“Brian Cox dazzles in a scalpel-sharp, timely lesson in political leadership” ★★★★★The Telegraph