2003, Biopic, History, Other
Ian McKellen narrates this series chronicling the life and times of Winston Churchill, aiming to discover the complex reality behind the many myths surrounding the revered leader.

Episode Guide

  • Churchill - The Last Prize (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    The Last Prize

    Winston Churchill's visits to the Normandy beaches in June 1944 and his defeat in the election two years later; the last decades of his life.

  • Churchill - The Lion's Roar (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    The Lion's Roar

    World War II is the most important period of Winston Churchill's life.

  • Churchill - Destiny (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:


    Winston Churchill's early life; his aristocratic birth; his rise and fall in politics. Narrator Ian McKellen.

  • Churchill - Destiny; The Lion's Roar; The Last Prize (Season 1 Episode 1/2/3/4)
    Season 1 Episode 1/2/3/4:

    Destiny; The Lion's Roar; The Last Prize

    The British statesman's youth and rise in politics; his leadership during World War II; his resignation as prime minister in 1955.