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Masterpiece Theatre; Warrior Queen

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Series
Masterpiece Theatre
Program
Warrior Queen
Program Number

3301F1

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

Alex Kingston ("Moll Flanders," "ER") stars as Queen Boudica, a fearsome Xena-like warrior, who leads the Celtic Britons in a revolt against the Roman Empire, circa 60 A.D. Andrew Davies ("Moll Flanders, " "Doctor Zhivago") scripted this thrilling true story about a chariot-driving patriot who dares to take on the most powerful army on earth. WARRIOR QUEEN was shot entirely on location in Romania.

Duration

01:26:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Drama
Citation
Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Warrior Queen,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 7, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4919F1D2CB864655B8DB3B4CB9F28947.
MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Warrior Queen.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 7, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4919F1D2CB864655B8DB3B4CB9F28947>.
APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Warrior Queen. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4919F1D2CB864655B8DB3B4CB9F28947
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