Orgy and Bess

25 January 1975
8.45pm
ATV Networks Production

Screenplay: Barry Cryer and Dick Vosburgh
Executive Producer: Peter Rogers
Producer: Gerald Thomas
Director: Alan Tarrant

Queen Elizabeth I...Hattie Jacques
Sir Francis Drake...Sid James
Lady Miranda...Barbara Windsor
Master of the Rolls & Lord Essex...Jack Douglas
King Philip...Kenneth Connor
Sir Walter Raleigh...John Carlin

Lord Burleigh...Norman Chappell
Todd...Victor Maddern
Quaker Reporter...McDonald Hobley
1st Crew Member...Simon Callow
2nd Crew Member...Brian Osborne

 

The Story

England is on the verge of war with Spain. Queen Elizabeth I is determined to avert war, so she sends for the one man who can help...Sir Francis Drake