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Masterpiece Episode: "Pride and Prejudice"

Season 38, Episode 7
Episode Synopsis: The conclusion of Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice" finds the Bennet family scandalized when Lydia (Julia Sawalha) hightails it to London with Wickham (Adrian Lukis). Also, Elizabeth (Jennifer Ehle), reassesses her judgment of Mr. Darcy (Colin Firth); Bingley (Crispin Bonham-Carter) proposes to Jane (Susannah Harker); and Elizabeth argues with Darcy's aunt, Lady Catherine de Bourgh (Barbara Leigh-Hunt). Mrs. Bennet: Alison Steadman. Mr. Bennet: Benjamin Whitrow.
Original Air Date: Jan 16, 1996
Guest Cast Tom Ward: Lt. Chamberlayne Lucy Scott: Charlotte Lucas Crispin Bonham-Carter: Charles Bingley Joanna David: Mrs. Gardiner Alison Steadman: Mrs. Bennet Christopher Staines: Lt. Sanderson Bridget Turner: Mrs. Reynolds Barbara Leigh-Hunt: Lady Catherine de Bourgh Roy Holder: Hodge Emilia Fox: Georgiana Darcy Paul Moriarty: Col. Forster Anthony Calf: Col. Fitzwilliam Lucy Briers: Mary Bennet Roger Barclay: Capt. Carter Benjamin Whitrow: Mr. Bennet Peter Needham: Fencing master Lucy Robinson: Mrs. Hurst Marlene Sidaway: Hill Polly Maberly: Kitty Bennet Kate O'Malley: Sarah Colin Firth: Fitzwilliam Darcy Christopher Benjamin: William Lucas Susannah Harker: Jane Bennet Rupert Vansittart: Mr. Hurst Anna Chancellor: Caroline Bingley David Bamber: Mr. Collins Jennifer Ehle: Elizabeth Bennet Adrian Lukis: George Wickham Andrew Grainger: Ostler Lucy Davis: Maria Lucas Norma Streader: Lady Lucas Lynn Farleigh: Mrs. Phillips Victoria Hamilton: Mrs. Forster Tim Wylton: Mr. Gardiner Neville Phillips: Fossett Sam Beazley: Vicar Julia Sawalha: Lydia Bennet David Bark-Jones: Lt. Denny

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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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