Masterpiece Theatre; Jane Eyre
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- Masterpiece Theatre
- Jane Eyre
- 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
Aired Saturdays June 30-July 28, 1979. A BBC Radio dramatization of Charlotte Bronte’s novel, starring Meg Wynn Owen as Jane and Patrick Allen as Mr. Rochester. The story follows Jane Eyre from her bleak childhood at a boarding school to the post of governess at the mysterious Thornfield Hall where she falls in love with Mr. Rochester.
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- Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Jane Eyre,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed July 16, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7403FC67605B46C3BEC24958517849D5.
- MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Jane Eyre.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. July 16, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7403FC67605B46C3BEC24958517849D5>.
- APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Jane Eyre. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_7403FC67605B46C3BEC24958517849D5