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Masterpiece Theatre; Traffik

Dub of 1923T , Hour 1

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Masterpiece Theatre
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: April 22- May 20, 1990 The contemporary story of British government minister who puts himself and his family in danger when he tries to reform the international drug trade.

Repacked and Rebroadcast in 2001.



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Broadcast program

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