|Written by||Tony Saint|
|Directed by||Simon Cellan Jones|
|Starring||Anna Maxwell Martin
|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|Running time||60 minutes|
The film documents the true story of American journalist Heather Brooke's attempt to get expenses claims of Members of Parliament released under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and Speaker Michael Martin's battle to prevent it.
Heather Brooke herself appeared in the production in a non-speaking role playing the part of an unnamed MP sitting on the government benches in a scene where Michael Martin is elected to the position of Speaker of the House of Commons.
- "On Expenses – BBC Four drama reveals hidden story behind MPs' expenses disclosure: introduction" (Press release). BBC. 16 February 2010. Retrieved 17 February 2010.
- "Heather Brooke: my life in film". The Guardian (London). 21 February 2010. Retrieved 20 May 2010.
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