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Masterpiece Theatre; Bramwell, Series V

Bramwell V, Episode 1

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Masterpiece Theatre
Bramwell, Series V
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Series Description

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

Program Description

Jemma Redgrave returns as Victorian physician Eleanor Bramwell, the hero of London's downtrodden. 2908--As the country enjoys the Jubilee Celebration -- the 60th anniversary of Queen Victoria's reign -- Finn O'Neil shatters Eleanor by announcing that he has married an American. Eleanor tells Marsham that she's leaving and closing down the Thrift. 2909--Nurse Carr's slightly deranged mother is in need of care and attention, but not the kind she's been getting from her daughter. 2910--Eleanor goes to the country house of friends to recuperate from her broken affair with Finn O'Neil. While there, she uncovers some unpleasant truths at the local schoolhouse. 2911--Robert's dream of opening his own office at a posh address is coming to fruition, but he needs to borrow money to make it happen. Eleanor is unhappy to hear that he intends to marry Mrs. Castogan.

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Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Bramwell, Series V,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 24, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2175FD6475AF4AB1800A9D5B740CE75B.
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