Brown (Billy Connolly) is arriving as the Prince of Wales (David Westhead) is congratulated on his new son and the mourning Queen Victoria (Judi Dench) oversees a royal meal, in John Madden's Mrs. Brown, 1997.
Bereaved Queen Victoria (Judi Dench) observes as secretary Ponsonby (Geoffrey Palmer) confronts Scottish servant Brown (Billy Connolly) over his insistence that she ride her pony, in Mrs. Brown, 1997.
Ponsonby (Geoffrey Palmer) briefs servant Brown (Billy Connolly) before his initial meeting with the mourning Queen Victoria (Judi Dench), which does not go well, in John Madden's Mrs. Brown, 1997.
The international hit mystery series continues with four stories set in 1941, as World War II rages over Europe. Michael Kitchen (Out of Africa) stars as detective Christopher Foyle, whose loyalties are put to the test as his investigations uncover unpleasant truths that powerful people would rather keep hidden.
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Stage Beauty -- Edward 'Ned' Kynaston (Billy Crudup) is England's most celebrated leading 'lady', using his beauty and skill to make the great female roles his own. But when Charles II tires of seeing the same old performers, the ruler allows women to tread the boards and decrees that men may no longer play women's parts. Overnight, Ned becomes a nonentity -- that is, until his ex-dresser, Maria (Claire Danes), helps him become a real man again.
The Great War is over and a long-awaited engagement is on, but all is not tranquil at Downton Abbey as wrenching social changes, romantic intrigues, and personal crises grip the majestic English country estate. Starring Dame Maggie Smith, Elizabeth McGovern, and Hugh Bonneville with guest star Shirley MacLaine.
Ned Kynaston (Billy Crudup) is the homosexual actor who has been playing female parts in plays for years. One day, the rules of only men playing women could change when aspiring actress Maria (Claire Danes) auditions as Kynaston's praised role, Desdemona, and soon enough, King Charles II (Rupert Everett) decides to make the law that all female roles should be played only by women.
"A woman playing a woman. Where's the trick in that?"- Welcome to the 17th century stage, where Ned Kynaston's (Billy Crudup) performance of Desdemona in Shakespeare's Othello brings the house down nightly. Ned is the "most beautiful woman on the London stage." That is, until the King renounces the royal edict that only men can play women on stage. Enter Maria (Claire Danes), Ned's seemingly loyal dresser, who becomes an instant star, leaving Ned to suppress his ardent feminine traits and make a man of himself.
Edward "Ned" Kynaston (Billy Crudup) is England's most celebrated leading "lady", using his beauty and skill to make the great female roles his own. But when Charles II tires of seeing the same old performers, the ruler allows women to tread the boards and decrees that men may no longer play women's parts. Overnight, Ned becomes a nonentity -- that is, until his ex-dresser, Maria (Claire Danes), helps him become a real man again.
Ned's performance of Desdemona in Shakespeare's OTHELLO brings the house down nightly. That is, until the King allows women on stage. Overnight, Ned becomes a nonentity - that is, until his ex-dresser, Maria helps him become a real man again.
Stephen Fry plays the celebrated Irish playwright in this biographical drama that opens in Leadville, Colorado, during Oscar Wilde's 1882 lecture tour.
This lush, historical drama is based on the late Richard Ellmann's definitive biography of creativegenius and author Oscar Wilde.
Brilliant, egocentric and completely unique, Oscar Wilde (Stephen Fry) defied convention on almost every level. While coming to terms with his newfound sexual identity, he also experienced his most creative period, resulting in some of his best-known works. As his literary career flourished, the self-realization of his homosexuality caused Wilde enormous torment as he juggled marriage, fatherhood and responsibility with his obsessive love for Lord Alfred Douglas (Jude Law). It is this passionate and stormy relationship which consumed and ultimately destroyed him. Featuring a brilliant supporting cast including Jennifer Ehle, Academy Award(R)-Winner Vanessa Redgrave and Tom Wilkinson as Wilde's chief adversary, the Marquis of Queensbury.
Lewis and Hathaway are called in when local businesswoman Andrea de Ritter is brutally bludgeoned to death in an apparent blackmail plot gone wrong. But if that's true, why is MI5 involved-and why won't they help?
The religious conversion of a former escort girl finds UCOS reopening the death of a well-known timeshare magnate.
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For Martha's first trip in the Tardis, the Doctor takes her back in time to Elizabethan England. When they find William Shakespeare under the control of deadly creatures, they must battle forces from the dawn of the universe to stop history being changed.
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An unexploded bomb at a busy shipyard leads to a startling discovery in a story of greed and politics.
From PBS and Masterpiece: A juicy trailer gives some hints about what's in store for the residents of Downton Abbey in Season 4.
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