War and Peace

Russia declares war on Napoleon, changing the lives of three young people forever. Prince Andrei Bolkonsky is excited for life on the front line. Meanwhile his friend Pierre Bezukhov is called to his dying father’s bedside as his scheming relatives are vying for his fortune. As an illegitimate son, they write off the young man – until a twist of fate leaves the astonished Pierre one of the richest men in Russia. Natasha Rostova, a beautiful, lively young woman is growing up fast and desperate to experience more of the world.



Title
War and Peace
Entry Category
Drama Series
Produced By
BBC CYMRU WALES
Production Partners
TWC/LOOKOUTPOINT
Writer
ANDREW DAVIES
Broadcaster
BBC ONE