Masterpiece Theatre; Bretts, The, Series II: The Luck of the Irish
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- Masterpiece Theatre
- Bretts, The, Series II: The Luck of the Irish
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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
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Hegarty is suspicious of his nephew's reasons for leaving Ireland and tries to help him hide from Liam O'Connor, who has threatened him. While doing research in a hospital for his next play Thomas meets Meg Burns, an attractive young woman who is training to become a doctor. Running for a seat in Parliament in the autumn election, Oliver Mortimer asks Martha to help him campaign. O'Connor corners Fergus in an alley and forces him to plead for his life.
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- Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Bretts, The, Series II: The Luck of the Irish,” 05/22/1989, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed August 17, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9D6CC4FAC8D84491A3A67B3937AD3C3F.
- MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Bretts, The, Series II: The Luck of the Irish.” 05/22/1989. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. August 17, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9D6CC4FAC8D84491A3A67B3937AD3C3F>.
- APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Bretts, The, Series II: The Luck of the Irish. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9D6CC4FAC8D84491A3A67B3937AD3C3F