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Masterpiece Episode: "Wives and Daughters"

Season 30, Episode 17
Episode Synopsis: Daughters become wives as “Wives and Daughters” concludes, but first Cynthia's broken engagement to the vaguely sinister Preston (Iain Glen) comes back to haunt her. Meanwhile, Molly (Justine Waddell) is also linked to Preston by Hollingford gossips. Needless to say, Cynthia's old liaison with Preston has repercussions on her engagement to Roger Hamley (Anthony Howell). And that, in turn, has repercussions for Molly. Cynthia: Keeley Hawes. Mr. Gibson: Bill Paterson. Hyacinth: Francesca Annis. Squire Hamley: Michael Gambon.
Original Air Date: Apr 22, 2001
Guest Cast Rosamund Pike: Lady Harriet Barbara Leigh-Hunt: Lady Cumnor Justine Waddell: Molly Gibson Bill Paterson: Mr. Gibson Deborah Findlay: Miss Browning Michael Gambon: Squire Hamley Tom Hollander: Osborne Howell Barbara Flynn: Miss Browning Iain Glen: Mr. Preston Keeley Hawes: Cynthia Fitzpatrick Tim Wallers: Henderson Francesca Annis: Hyacinth Gibson Tonya Chamvet: Aimee Elizabeth Spriggs: Miss Goodenough Anthony Howell: Roger Hamley

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Premiered: January 10, 1971, on PBS
Rating: TV-PG
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