Julian Fellowes’ Titanic drama sails onto BBC Entertainment in South Africa this April

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 BBC Worldwide Channels has acquired Titanic – the lavish new costume drama from the pen of Oscar-winner and Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes – to air exclusively on BBC Entertainment in South Africa the same day as the UK version concludes. Created to mark the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the HMS Titanic, the 4 x 60” drama will transmit as double-bills on BBC Entertainment on 15 and 22 April 2012 from 19.30 CAT. The drama features a host of British acting talent including Linus Roache (Law & Order, Batman Begins), Geraldine Somerville (The Harry Potter films, Survivors), Celia Imrie (Bridget Jones’ Diary, After You’ve Gone), Toby Jones (Captain America, W.), Perdita Weeks (The Promise, Four Seasons) and James Wilby (Gosford Park, Clapham Junction).