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Masterpiece Episode: "The Forsyte Saga"

Season 32, Episode 2
Episode Synopsis: “The Forsyte Saga” (Part 2 of seven). Irene (Gina McKee) and architect Philip Bosinney (Ioan Gruffudd) only have eyes for each other, and Bosinney's heartbroken fiancée (Gillian Kearney) sees it. She's not the only Forsyte who does. Not surprisingly, Irene is growing ever more miserable in her marriage to the chilly Soames (Damian Lewis), whose hatred for Bosinney grows as the country house Bosinney's building for him rises. Soames complains bitterly---too bitterly---about cost overruns. Swithin: Robert Lang. Dartie: Ben Miles.
Original Air Date: Oct 13, 2002
Guest Cast Wendy Craig: Aunt Judy Maggie Fox: Bibson John Carlisle: James Forsyte Gillian Kearney: June Forsyte Robert Lang: Swithin Malcolm Raeburn: Parfitt Barbara Flynn: Emily Forsyte Ben Miles: Montague Dartie Alistair Petrie: George Rupert Graves: Young Jolyon Fortsyte Ioan Gruffudd: Phil Bosinney Amanda Root: Winifred Dartie Damian Lewis: Soames Forsyte Nicholas Blane: Wilson Corin Redgrave: Old Jolyon Forsyte Ann Bell: Aunt Hester Jack Langham: Jolly (age 7) Gina McKee: Irene Forsyte Amanda Ooms: Helene

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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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