Casanova (2005)

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After a life spent seeking pleasure and decadence, Casanova seeks his one true love, Henriette.

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2005
2 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
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 Edith (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Casanova (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Older Casanova (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Grimani (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Rocco (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Henriette (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Bellino (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Cook (2 episodes, 2005)
James Holly ...
 Jack aged 6 / ... (2 episodes, 2005)
Brock Everitt-Elwick ...
 Jack aged 11 (2 episodes, 2005)
Martin Oldfield ...
 Judge (2 episodes, 2005)
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 Villars (2 episodes, 2005)
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 Bragadin / ... (2 episodes, 2005)
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 Doctor 1 (2 episodes, 2005)
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 Prisoner (2 episodes, 2005)
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After a life spent seeking pleasure and decadence, Casanova seeks his one true love, Henriette.

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(3 parts)

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Trivia

Russell T. Davies was so impressed by David Tennant's performance, in this show, that he cast him as the Tenth Doctor in Doctor Who (2005) (2005). See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Giacomo Casanova: Bollocks!
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Connections

Featured in The Story of the Costume Drama: The Stars (2008) See more »

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25 October 2005 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I absolutely LOVED this Casanova creation. So far, only seen the first part of the series yet but I 100% adored it. The acting, in my opinion, was just brilliant - David Tennant creates his own cheeky yet appealing characterisation of young womaniser Casanova and Peter O'Toole - being the amazing thespian he is - is just sensational as the older Giacomo Casanova. The acting, casting and directing of this mini-series is such a thrilling, refreshing change from all the junk on TV and movies nowadays! Back to the pure drama that so often gets lost in the midst of big-headed celebrity-movies, this Shakespearian-influenced mini-series is a MUST SEE! Cant wait for the second part! I give it 10/10!!


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