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Season 13, Episode 26 Nancy Astor

First Aired: April 15, 1984

An eight-part biography of "Nancy Astor," the Southern belle who became the first woman to serve in Britain's House of Commons. In Part 1, 17-year-old Nancy (Lisa Harrow) is in New York, where she meets playboy Robert Gould Shaw (Pierce Brosnan). Chillie: Dan O'Herlihy. Nanaire: Sylvia Syms.

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  • Premiered: January 10, 1971
  • 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 E… (more)

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