Masterpiece Theatre; On Approval
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- Masterpiece Theatre
- On Approval
- 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
Two unmarried couples spend a month together to decide whether marriage would promise the bliss they think. Jeremy Brett, Penelope Keith, Benjamin Whitrow and Lindsay Duncan star as the experimenting foursome in Frederick Lonsdale’s period comedy.
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- Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; On Approval,” 12/09/1982, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed June 26, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4EE0DDDE347F4DDDA78CA866A488BE63.
- MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; On Approval.” 12/09/1982. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. June 26, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4EE0DDDE347F4DDDA78CA866A488BE63>.
- APA: Masterpiece Theatre; On Approval. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_4EE0DDDE347F4DDDA78CA866A488BE63