Hope and Glory

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Hope and Glory

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Hope and Glory

First Air Date: June 22, 1999

First Aired on    :   1999
Status    :   Ended
Created By    :   Lucy Gannon
Networks    :   BBC One
Genres    :   Drama
Seasons/Episodes    :   16 episodes in 2 Seasons

Hope and Glory is a BBC television drama about a comprehensive school struggling with financial, staffing and disciplinary problems, and faced with closure. It starred Lenny Henry as maverick "Superhead" Ian George, enlisted to turn around the school's fortunes. It was created by Lucy Gannon, who had previously created Soldier Soldier, and was inspired by a real head teacher named William Atkinson.

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Season 2 (2000)

10 episodes

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Season 1 (1999)

6 episodes

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