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Season 42, Episode 17 Upstairs Downstairs: A Faraway Country About Which We Know Nothing

First Aired: October 7, 2012

Season 2 of "Upstairs Downstairs" commences with two new arrivals at 165 Eaton Place: Sir Hallam's Aunt Blanche and maid Beryl. In other events, a secret about Mr. Pritchard is revealed; and Sir Hallam's concern about Nazi Germany leads to trouble.

Guest Cast

Neil Jackson Harry Spargo
Alex Kingston Dr. Blanche Mottershead
Claire Foy Lady Persephone Towyn
Anne Reid Mrs. Clarice Thackeray
Ken Bones Lord Halifax
Keeley Hawes Lady Agnes Holland
Ed Stoppard Sir Hallam Holland
Art Malik Mr. Amanjit Singh

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  • Premiered: January 10, 1971
  • 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 E… (more)

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