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Masterpiece Episode: "Daniel Deronda"

Season 32, Episode 14
Episode Synopsis: A two-part adaptation of “Daniel Deronda,” George Eliot's 1874 novel about romantic treachery and ethnic consciousness in Victorian England, begins with headstrong Gwendolen Harleth (Romola Garai) getting herself trapped in an oppressive marriage to the arrogant Henleigh Grandcourt (Hugh Bonneville). Meanwhile, Daniel Deronda (Hugh Dancy), a proper English gentleman (and a gentle man), befriends a distressed young Jewish singer (Jodhi May). But Deronda also has an eye for Gwendolen, and vice versa. Sir Hugo: Edward Fox. Lydia Glasier: Greta Scacchi.
Original Air Date: Mar 30, 2003
Guest Cast Greta Scacchi: Lydia Glasier Hugh Dancy: Daniel Deronda Nicholas Day: Lord Brackenshaw Kate Maberly: Kate Meyrick Jodhi May: Mirah Lapidoth Edward Fox: Sir Hugo Mallinger Jordan Frieda: Rex Gascoigne Gillian Maguire: Bertha Davidow Celia Imrie: Mrs. Meyrick Jamie Bamber: Hans Meyrick Joe Starrs: Young Henleigh Amanda Root: Mrs. Davidow Romola Garai: Gwendolen Harleth Lisa Jackson: Mab Meyrick Nickolas Grace: Vandernoodt Jacqueline Pearce: Baroness Langen David Bamber: Lush Michael Elwyn: Mr. Arrowpoint Josh Cole: Mr. Clintock Serena Martin: Phoebe Meyrick Anna Maguire: Isobal Davidow Hugh Bonneville: Harleigh Grandcourt Anna Popplewell: Fanny Davidow Allan Corduner: Klesmer Michael Attwell: Rev. Gascoigne Delia Lindsay: Mrs. Arrowpoint Anna Steel: Catherine Arrowpoint Georgie Glen: Lady Mallinger Raymond Brody: Leubronn Jeweler

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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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