Masterpiece Episodes

1971, TV Show

Masterpiece Episode: "Jane Eyre"

Season 37, Episode 1
Episode Synopsis: Featured: "Jane Eyre" (Part 1 of 2). This superb adaptation of Charlotte Bronte's 1847 classic follows Jane (Ruth Wilson) as she endures a bleak childhood and is engaged by the brooding Edward Rochester (Toby Stephens) as a governess for his ward (Cosima Littlewood). Lady Ingram: Francesca Annis. Mrs. Fairfax: Lorraine Ashbourne. Blanche: Christina Cole. Grace Poole: Pam Ferris. Young Jane: Georgie Henley. John Eshton: Aidan McArdle. Directed by Susanna White.
Original Air Date: Jan 21, 2007
Guest Cast Anne Reid: Gypsy Woman Ruth Wilson: Jane Eyre Aidan McArdle: John Eshton Christina Cole: Blanche Ingram Richard McCabe: Mr. Brocklehurst Georgie Henley: Young Jane Eyre Andrew Buchan: St. John Rivers Lorraine Ashbourne: Mrs. Fairfax Francesca Annis: Lady Ingram Toby Stephens: Edward Rochester Pam Ferris: Grace Poole Tara Fitzgerald: Mrs.Reed

Are You Watching?

Loading ...
Premiered: January 10, 1971, on PBS
Rating: TV-PG
User Rating: (789 ratings)
Add Your Rating: 1 stars2 stars3 stars4 stars5 stars
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.'

Cast

Shop

Beginning Piano Solos: 132 Original Masterpieces (All Time Favotites 101)
Buy Beginning Piano Solos: 132 Original Masterpieces (All Time Favotites 101) from Amazon.com
From Carl Fischer Inc. (Paperback)
Usually ships in 24 hours
Buy New: $13.12 (as of 1:33 AM EST - more info)
The Classical Guitar Compendium: Classical Masterpieces Arranged for Solo Guitar (Book/CD)
Buy The Classical Guitar Compendium: Classical Masterpieces Arranged for Solo Guitar (Book/CD) from Amazon.com
From Hal Leonard (Paperback)
Usually ships in 24 hours
Buy New: $18.29 (as of 1:33 AM EST - more info)

More Products

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular