William Wilberforce led efforts as a member of Parliament in 18th-century England to end slavery and the slave trade in the British empire. Wilberforce was elected to the House of Commons at 21 and took on the issue of slavery, successfully assembling a diverse coalition that went up against the most powerful men of the time.
Starring : Richard Bailey, Alex Blake, Sean Bloc, Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Nigel Davey
Director : Michael Apted
Producers : Jeanney Kim
Screenwriters : Steven Knight