Wren: The Man Who Built Britain

First Aired: April 2004

Docu-drama for BBC1. Presented by Michael Buerk.

Sir Christopher Wren, best known as the architect of St Paul’s Cathedral, brilliantly manipulated the new political world of Charles II; exploited the catastrophe of the Great Fire of London to advance himself; and made plans to design the grandest and most modern capital city in Europe.

Hugh plays Christopher Wren.


Laura Lamson


Micky Churchill, Stephen Mangan, Benjamin Whitrow


Julian Birkett


Julian Birkett

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