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Masterpiece Theatre
Me And Mrs. Jones
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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

Program Description

Broadcast: January 2003 Robson Green ("Reckless," "Touching Evil") stars as Liam Marple, alias tabloid columnist "Mrs. Jones." Assigned to get the dirt on Prime Minister Laura Blowden (Caroline Goodall, "The Sculptress"), Liam poses as a political fundraiser to strike up a friendship. As amity turns into torrid romance, his editor and ex-wife (Keeley Hawes, "Othello") wonders why his copy is losing its bite. Liam wonders what will happen when the PM learns the truth. Also starring Keeley Hawes (Othello, Wives & Daughters) as Jane, Liam’s hard-driving ex-wife and boss at the tabloid, and Michael Maloney (Painted Lady) as Liam’s best friend Ivan.



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Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Me And Mrs. Jones,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 27, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_39C4BFA8A7D2452CB71F8EE0B02D152E.
MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Me And Mrs. Jones.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 27, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_39C4BFA8A7D2452CB71F8EE0B02D152E>.
APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Me And Mrs. Jones. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_39C4BFA8A7D2452CB71F8EE0B02D152E
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