Churchill's Secret

Churchill's Secret

Passport Special | 1h 40m 45s

Michael Gambon stars as Winston Churchill in this dramatization of Churchill’s life-threatening stroke in the summer of 1953, when he was prime minister for the second time. His illness and battle to recover were kept secret from the world.

Aired: 09/11/16

Expires: 09/10/20

Rating: TV-PG

Video has closed captioning.

Problems Playing Video?

Funding for MASTERPIECE is provided by Viking and Raymond James with additional support from public television viewers and contributors to The MASTERPIECE Trust, created to help ensure the series’ future.