Tess of the d'Urbervilles
Cast and Credits


Tess Durbeyfield
Gemma Arterton
Angel Clare
Eddie Redmayne
Joan Durbeyfield
Ruth Jones
Parson Tringham
Donald Sumpter
Mr. Crick
Trevor Cooper
Mr. Clare
Kenneth Cranham
John Durbeyfield
Ian Puleston-Davies
Izz Huett
Jodie Whittaker
Rebekah Staton
Retty Priddle
Emily Beecham
Alec d'Urberville
Hans Matheson
Mrs. d'Urberville
Anna Massey
Mrs. Clare
Jessica Turner
Mercy Chant
Jeany Spark
Felix Clare
Hugh Skinner
Cuthbert Clare
Steven Robertson
Mrs. Crick
Sally Bankes
Christopher Fairbank
Liza-Lu Durbeyfield
Jo Woodcock
Abraham Durbeyfield
Joel Rowbottom
Mrs. Brooks
Sarah Badel
Emma Stansfield
Christine Bottomley
Mrs. Baxter
Julie Barclay
Car Darch
Laura Elphinstone
Nancy Darch
Sara Lloyd Gregory
Miss Evans
Merelina Kendall
Drunken woman
Sarah Counsell
Man with gun
Ewan Watson
Arwel Gruffyd
Stuart Powell
Steven Elliot
Iwan John
Brian Knight

Production Credits

From the Novel by
Thomas Hardy
Adapted by
David Nicholls
First Assistant Director
Finn McGrath
Second Assistant Director
Victoria Banks
Third Assistant Director
Chantelle Stoffel
Lindsay Furness
Laura Windebank
Lindsay Furness
Tom Chapman
Ben Childs
Script Supervisor
Elaine Matthews
Production Manager
Sue Bunyan
Production Accountant
Eve Walker
Assistant Accountant
Warren Demer
Assistant Coordinator
Laragh Creswell
Production Assistant
Ashley Cross
Location Manager
Simon Nixon
Unit Manager
Darin McLeod
Location Assistant
Jake Sainsbury
Camera Operator
Nick Beeks Saunders
Focus Puller
Max Zaher
Clapper Loader
Jamie Phillips
Robin Stone
Camera Trainee
Carolyn Hughes
Lighting Gaffer
Brian Beaumont
Best Boy
Peter Davies
Matt Grace
Eddie Done
Francis Spearey
Boom Operator
Steve Wright
Paul Kerr
Art Director
Andrea Coathupe
Assistant Art Director
Lucy Spofforth
Production Buyer
Sara Grimshaw
Props Master
Chas Johnson
Standby Art Director
Catriona McKail
Construction Manager
John Thorpe
Dressing Props
Danny Clements
Lenny Ash
Chris Cutler
Standby Props
Will Cann
Mark Quigley
Standby Carpenter
Josh Jones
Standby Rigger
Colin Seers
Standby Painter
Jonathan Holbrook
Jane Gibson
Horses and Carriages
Debbie Kaye
Animal Handler
Pam Weaver
Stunt Coordinator
Gareth Milne
Costume Supervisor
Vicky Salway
Costume Assistants
Kathryn Blight
Emma Moore
Makeup Artists
Vicky Lang
Bee Archer
Dubbing Mixer
Alan Sallabank
Dialogue Editor
Chris Roberts
Sound Effects Editor
Wayne Brooks
VFX Supervisor
Chris Mortimer
Trevor Brown
Online Editor
Simon Brook
Assistant Editors
Supriya Naidu-James
Kane Williams
Kate Rhodes-James
Production Consultant
Carmel Maloney
Script Editor
Elizabeth Kilgarriff
Line Producer
Robbie Sandison
Post Supervisor
Sam Lucas
Sound Recordist
Bruce Wills
Hair and Makeup Designer
Pamela Haddock
Costume Designer
James Keast
Rob Lane
Production Designer
Candida Otton
Film Editor
Pia Di Ciaula
Director of Photography
Wojciech Szepel
David Blair
David Snodin
Executive Producer/WGBH
Rebecca Eaton
Executive Producer
Kate Harwood

A coproduction of BBC/WGBH
Copyright 2008


Senior Post Production Director
Erin Delaney
Business Manager
Deb Gibbs
Writer/Senior Editor
Kathleen Cahill
Production Assistant
Tsering Yangzom
Online Editor
Spencer Gentry
Visual Effects/Sound Design
Paul Sanni
Series Graphics
Kyle Cooper
Series Theme
Man Made Music
Ellen Dockser
Olivia Wong
Senior Producer
Susanne Simpson
Senior Producer
Steven Ashley
Executive Producer
Rebecca Eaton

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Web Credits for Tess of the d'Urbervilles

Executive Editor
Steven Ashley
Senior Producer
Bruce Kohl
Senior Designer
Sonali Patel
Associate Designer
Dan Nolan
Senior Developer
Molly Frey
Senior Developer, Video Player
Ben Livermore
Project Manager
Marisa Nopakun
Unit Manager, WGBH Interactive
Amy Stahl
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