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PBS's longest running (and most honored) dramatic series is an Anglophile's delight, featuring British adaptations of literary classics and original works. The first `Masterpiece' was `The First Churchills,' and since then it has won nine Peabodys and 29 E (more…)

Premiered: January 10, 1971

Rating: TV-PG

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Season 1, Episode 4 The First Churchills: The Lion and the Unicorn

First Aired: January 31, 1971

"The First Churchills," Chapter 4. England's Protestant-Catholic struggle erupts. John Neville. Sarah: Susan Hampshire. Charles: James Villiers. Godolphin: John Standing. Anne: Margaret Tyzack. Monmouth: James Kerry. Oates: Nicholas Smith.

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Season 1, Episode 3

January 24, 1971

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The First Churchills: Rebellion

Season 1, Episode 5

February 7, 1971

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