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The 39 Steps


The 39 Steps is a BBC dramatisation of the 1935 classic which was released in 2008. Richard Hannay, a mining engineer, gets more than he bargained for when a secret agent entrusts him with a coded notebook. With World War I imminent, Hannay must decide who he can trust as he is chased by German agents and the British law who are close on his tail.

How was Uni-versalEXTRAS Involved?

Uni-versalEXTRAS was the an Extras Agency for The 39 Steps, a TV film produced by the BBC.

Production Details

Director: James Hawes
Cast: Rupert Penry-Jones, Lydia Leonard, David Haig
Production Company: BBC
Year of Release: 2008
Filming location(s): Glasgow


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