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The Jewel in the Crown is a brilliant adaptation of Paul Scott's Raj Quartet. This award winning mini-series tells the epic story of men and women caught up in a struggle of race and class during the last five years of British rule in India.

Cast: Barbie Batchelor - Peggy Ashcroft; Ahmed Kasim - Derrick Branche; Sarah Layton - Geraldine James; Kevin Coley - Geoffrey Beevers; Susan Layton - Wendy Morgan; Hari Kumar - Art Malik; Mildred Layton - Judy Parfitt; Nigel Rowan - Nicholas Le Prevost; Capt. Ronald Merrick - Tim Pigott-Smith; Dimitri Bronowsky - Eric Porter;

Network: ITV (United Kingdom)
Premiered: 09.January.1984
Status: Ended