Season 39, Episode 29 Endgame

First Aired: October 25, 2009

"Endgame," about the negotiations that led to the end of apartheid in South Africa, which were instigated by a British businessman (Jonny Lee Miller) and featured Afrikaner academic Will Esterhuyse (William Hurt) and ANC representative Thabo Mbeki (Chiwetel Ejiofor). Rudolf Agnew: Derek Jacobi. Dr. Niel Barnard: Mark Strong. Nelson Mandela: Clarke Peters.

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David Henry Prof. Marinus Wiechers
Chiwetel Ejiofor President Thabo Mbeki
Derek Jacobi Rudolf Agnew
William Hurt Prof. Will Esterhuyse
Karl Thaning F.W. de Klerk's Agent
Jonny Lee Miller Michael Young
Mark Strong Dr. Niel Barnard
Clarke Peters Nelson Mandela

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