Othello


2h 2002

Brief Synopsis

A contemporary adaptation of William Shakespeare's "Othello." John Othello is an up-and-coming black officer with the London Metropolitan Police. Ben Jago, who seems destined for the top job of police commissioner, loses it to Othello after he dramatically quells a race riot sparked by the death of

Film Details

Also Known As
ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre (01/28/02)
Release Date
2002
Production Company
Canadian Broadcasting Company (Cbc); London Weekend Television Productions

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A contemporary adaptation of William Shakespeare's "Othello." John Othello is an up-and-coming black officer with the London Metropolitan Police. Ben Jago, who seems destined for the top job of police commissioner, loses it to Othello after he dramatically quells a race riot sparked by the death of a black man in police custody. Jago plots Othello's downfall by playing on his insecurities about his wife, Dessie.

Crew

Nick Arthurs

Editor

Graham Baker

Standby Rigger

Alison Banks

2nd Assistant Director

Chris Beeton

Colorist

Peter Bond

Sound Editor

Susannah Booker

Unit Manager

Pat Bryan

Production Coordinator

Michele Buck

Executive Producer (Lwt)

Mary Aiken Carewe

Vocalist

Dempsey Cook

Dressing Props

Jane Coombes

Post-Production Supervisor

Andrew Davies

Writer

Suzie Davies

Floor Art Director

Ellen Dockser

Publicist (Wgbh/Boston)

Rebecca Eaton

Executive Producer (Wgbh)

Danny Euston

Standby Props

Robert Fabbri

1st Assistant Director

Gill Farr

Production Buyer

Jim Francis

Special Effects

Charmaine Fuller

Hair Stylist

Charmaine Fuller

Makeup Artist

Ann Gallivan

Script Supervisor

Julie Gardner

Producer

Fraser Grant

Assistant Accountant

Simon Grant

Vocalist

Richard Graysmark

2nd Assistant Director

Pat Hay

Hair Designer

Pat Hay

Makeup Designer

Martin Healey

Gaffer

Glen Henry

Standby Carpenter

Trevor Hermes

Police Advisor

Maurice Hillier

Sound Recordist

Daf Hobson

Director Of Photography

Gail Kennett

Production Executive

Simon King

Standby Props

Les Lansdown

Costume Designer

Steve Lawes

Clapper Loader

Chris Legrys

Production Executive

Laura Lovejog

Sound Editor

Colin Martin

Dubbing Mixer

Ron Mawbey

Wardrobe Master

Paula Milne

Series Concept

Ian Newton

Dressing Props

Tracey Nicholls

Production Secretary

Anne Pivcevic

Producer

David Porter-thomas

Vocalist

Andy Pryor

Casting Director

Natalie Richmond-elvy

Costume Supervisor

Kirsty Robertson

Casting Assistant

Martin Robinson

Location Manager

John Rundle

Grip

Lee Ryder

Production Assistant

Caroline Sanders

Production Accountant

William Shakespeare

Play As Source Material ("Othello")

Colin Skeaping

Stunt Coordinator

Ewen Smith

Court Advisor

Richard Stevens

Bestboy

Miriam Stockley

Vocalist

Emma Stokes

Floor Runner

Ian Strachan

Line Producer

Lee Tailor

3rd Assistant Director

Olly Tellet

Focus Puller

Malcolm Thornton

Production Designer

Leigh Walker

Art Direction

Gary Watson

Property Master

Martin Weeks

Assistant Editor

Paul Wilson

Police Advisor

Debbie Wiseman

Music

Debbie Wiseman

Music Conductor

Jo Wright

Executive Producer (Lwt)

Film Details

Also Known As
ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre (01/28/02)
Release Date
2002
Production Company
Canadian Broadcasting Company (Cbc); London Weekend Television Productions

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia