Strangers and Brothers

Set amidst the politically turbulent times surrounding World War II, Strangers and Brothers is a BBC drama that chronicles the impassioned life of young Englishman, Lewis Eliot. In a world where truth and justice test the moral fibre of even the most solid of men, Eliot is the ambitious lawyer fighting the temptations that could ruin his career, friendships and marriage. His decisions lead his career on a tempestuous journey of success, tragedy, and rekindled love. Throughout it all, Eliot realizes his true 'brothers' masquerade as 'strangers'.

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1964

Episode 1x13; Apr 4, 1984

Lewis Eliot has renounced his career in Whitehall and become a successful writer. The offer of a post in the new Labour government tempts him back to political life.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x13: 1964Apr 4, 1984
1x12: 1957Mar 28, 1984
1x11: 1955Mar 21, 1984
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