Masterpiece Theatre; Amazing Mrs. Pritchard, The
Amazing Mrs. Pritchard - Hour 1 HV (home video) Master Original UK Version
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 email@example.com.
Undigitized item: Request Digitization
Untranscribed item: Request Transcription
- Masterpiece Theatre
- Amazing Mrs. Pritchard, The
- 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
Broadcast Sundays Beginning October 21, 2007 until November 18, 2007
Jane Horrocks ("Absolutely Fabulous," Little Voice) plays Ros Pritchard, an efficient supermarket manager leading an ordinary life with her husband and children. Disenchanted with the candidates in the upcoming general election, Ros decides to run for Parliament, promising the public "I will never lie to you. I will never mislead you." Her unique platform - bolstered by her sass and wit - captures the heart of a nation, and the amazing Mrs. Pritchard makes history when she's elected prime minister. Also starring Geraldine James, Stephen Mackintosh and Janet McTeer.
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Amazing Mrs. Pritchard, The,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed February 21, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_97B0D412BE3B404EA2AC810D592B8E0D.
- MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Amazing Mrs. Pritchard, The.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. February 21, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_97B0D412BE3B404EA2AC810D592B8E0D>.
- APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Amazing Mrs. Pritchard, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_97B0D412BE3B404EA2AC810D592B8E0D