Masterpiece

  • 1971
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

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 pro (more…)

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Season 22, Episode 15 The Blackheath Poisonings

First Aired: February 14, 1993

As the three-part "The Blackheath Poisonings" opens, a toymaker (James Faulkner) is felled by a "gastric misadventure" in Victorian London. Charlotte: Zoe Wanamaker. Harriet: Judy Parfitt. Paul: Christien Anholt. Isabel: Christine Kavanagh. Beatrice: Julia St. John.

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  • Premiered: January 10, 1971
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • 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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