"For Tonight We Might Die"
Series Class
Season 1, Episode 1
Class 1x01 001
Air date January 9th, 2017 (UK)
April 15th, 2017 (US)
Writers Patrick Ness
Director Edward Bazalgette
Producers Steven Moffat; Brian Minchin; Patrick Ness; Derek Ritchie
Starring Greg Austin; Fady Elsayed; Sophie Hopkins; Vivian Oparah; Katherine Kelly
Episode guide
"The Coach with the Dragon Tattoo"

"For Tonight We Might Die" is the first episode of season one of the British science fiction television series Class, and the first episode of the series overall. It was directed by Edward Bazalgette with a script written by Patrick Ness. It first aired on BBC One in the United Kingdom on January 9th, 2017. It first aired in the United States on on BBC America on Saturday, April 15th, 2017 at 10:00 pm. In this episode, a violent alien race known as the Shadow Kin begins targeting students at Coal Hill Academy. Two new faces at the school include teacher Miss Quill, and a student named Charlie. In truth, Charlie is the Prince of the planet Rhodia, and Miss Quill (Andra'ath) is a war criminal who is enslaved to the Prince's servitude as punishment. Without revealing their true natures, they must find a way to root out the Shadow Kin. Such a task cannot be done alone however, and they call upon the aid of a particular Time Lord of some renown.

Cast Edit

Starring Edit

Actor Role
Greg Austin Charlie Smith
Fady Elsayed Ram Singh
Sophie Hopkins April MacLean
Vivian Oparah Tanya Adeola
Katherine Kelly Andrea Quill/Andra'ath

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Actor Role
Peter Capaldi The Doctor

Guest Starring Edit

Actor Role
Jordan Renzo Matteusz
Ben Peel Coach Dawson
Shannon Murray Jackie
Aaron Neil Varun
Natasha Gordon Vivian
Anna Shaffer Rachel
Paul Marc Davis Corakinus
Nigel Betts Mister Armitage
Pooja Shah Miss Shah
Alex Leak Kevin Williams
Laura June Hudson Mrs. Linderhof

Co-Starring Edit

Actor Role
Satnam Bhogal Counter clerk
Ellie James Student #1
Moses Adejimi Student #2
Assay Hagos Student #3
Shalisha James-Davis Student #4

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