The Key 20 years old

The story of three generations told against the backdrop of the 20th century. The drama focuses on the life of Mary Corrigan, from her days as a rebellious mill worker in 1915 and her doomed love affair for a man who must fight for his country, through to her final days in the run up to the British General Election of 1997.


The Key Cast

Name Character
David Westhead He was 40, now 60 years old
Kevin McKidd He was 30, now 50 years old
Paul Copley He was 58, now 78 years old
Ken Stott He was 48, now 68 years old
Brian Pettifer He was 55, now 75 years old
June Watson
John Sessions He was 50, now 70 years old
Stephen McCole He was 3, now 23 years old
Ronni Ancona She was 35, now 55 years old
Lou Hirsch He was 48, now 68 years old
Frances Grey
Pauline Turner
Katy Murphy She was 40, now 60 years old
Ewan Stewart He was 45, now 65 years old
Ron Donachie He was 47, now 67 years old
Dawn Steele She was 27, now 47 years old
David Atkinson
Heather Ann Foster

The Key Crew

Name Department
David Blair as Director. Directing
The Key (20 years)

  • Release day: Tuesday, September 16, 2003
  • Runtime: 180 minutes