Masterpiece Theatre; Cazalets, The
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- Masterpiece Theatre
- Cazalets, The
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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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Elizabeth Jane Howard's family epic in the tradition of Upstairs, Downstairs and The Forsyte Saga opens on the eve of World War II, as the Cazalet clan assembles at the family estate in Sussex, England. The drama centers on three brothers and a sister (Hugh, Edward, Rupert, Rachel), their spouses (Villy, Sybil, Zoe), and their children, from infants to adolescents coming of age in an ominously changing world. Hugh Bonneville (Take a Girl Like You, Madame Bovary) , Tony Award-winner Stephen Dillane (The Real Thing), and Ursula Howells (A Rather English Marriage) star.
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- Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Cazalets, The,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 17, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_220DE4FF502C4C0F8DA3BDA6A272B83F.
- MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Cazalets, The.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 17, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_220DE4FF502C4C0F8DA3BDA6A272B83F>.
- APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Cazalets, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_220DE4FF502C4C0F8DA3BDA6A272B83F