Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series II: What the Footman Saw
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- Masterpiece Theatre
- Upstairs, Downstairs, Series II: What the Footman Saw
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Program premiered in 1971 with The First Churchills. Hosted by Alastair Cooke. Intended as a showcase for the best of British television drama. Spawned MYSTERY! in 1980. Current executive producer Rebecca Eaton. All promotion of program done by Frank Goodman & Associates (see below). Synopsis, cast information and producers listed by individual title. Series release date: 1971
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Because of the goings on Edward saw in the bedroom corridors of the country estate, he is involved as a witness in a divorce case. By the time Hudson and Richard explain the "ethics" of the situation (Hudson saying that loyalty is more important than truth), Edward is so thoroughly baffled and disillusioned that he tells Daisy he's thinking of giving up service and joining the Army.
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- Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series II: What the Footman Saw,” 01/03/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed November 14, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_15DBB9EAAFC04AF39AE404DBA9F71324.
- MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series II: What the Footman Saw.” 01/03/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. November 14, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_15DBB9EAAFC04AF39AE404DBA9F71324>.
- APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series II: What the Footman Saw. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_15DBB9EAAFC04AF39AE404DBA9F71324