Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series II: A House Divided
More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Undigitized item: Request Digitization
Untranscribed item: Request Transcription
- Masterpiece Theatre
- Upstairs, Downstairs, Series II: A House Divided
- Program Number
- 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
While Richard's typist, much to the displeasure of the staff, takes over the running of the house, Richard's concern is with the cost of running it. Knowing Richard has no money of his own, Lady Marjorie's mother offers him a directorship in a company in which she has substantial holdings. To accept, Richard recognizes, would mean losing his political independence; to decline would mean losing his house.
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series II: A House Divided,” 12/12/1986, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 21, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_80D5211E364948ECADABC7FD5EECC383.
- MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series II: A House Divided.” 12/12/1986. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 21, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_80D5211E364948ECADABC7FD5EECC383>.
- APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series II: A House Divided. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_80D5211E364948ECADABC7FD5EECC383