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Masterpiece Episode: "Great Expectations"

Season 28, Episode 21
Episode Synopsis: In the conclusion of “Great Expectations,” Pip (Ioan Gruffudd) is dumped by Estella (Justine Waddell) and learns his benefactor's identity. “It is not a fortunate discovery,” he concedes. Magwich: Bernard Hill. Miss Havisham: Charlotte Rampling. Jaggers: Ian McDiarmid. Herbert Pocket: Daniel Evans.
Original Air Date: May 16, 1999
Guest Cast Tony Curran: Orlick Philippa Stanton: Clara Charlotte Rampling: Miss Havisham James Hillier: Bentley Drummle Bernard Hill: Magwich Nicholas Woodeson: Wemmick Ian McDiarmid: Jaggers Ioan Gruffudd: Pip Justine Waddell: Estella Emma Cunniffe: Biddy David Horovitch: Matthew Pocket Leila Morse: Molly Clive Russell: Joe Gargery Daniel Evans: Herbert Pocket

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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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