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Masterpiece Episode: "Five Red Herrings"

Season 6, Episode 11
Episode Synopsis: Ian Carmichael plays sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey in this four-part adaptation of Dorothy L. Sayers' "Five Red Herrings." In Part 1, the detective's vacation is interrupted by the discovery of a corpse. Bunter: Glyn Houston. Campbell: Ian Ireland. Gilda: Susan Macready. Gowan: Russell Hunter. Graham: David Rintoul.
Original Air Date: Dec 19, 1976

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Premiered: January 10, 1971, on PBS
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: 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 Emmys (beginning with Susan Hampshire's Best Actress award for `Churchills'). Its many memorable productions include `Upstairs, Downstairs,' `I, Claudius,' 'The Jewel in the Crown,' `House of Cards,' `Poldark' and `Prime Suspect.'

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