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Lady Audley’s Secret
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Premiered in 1980 -- offshoot of MASTERPIECE THEATRE. Showcase for the best of British drama in the mystery genre. Current producer, Rebecca Eaton. See individual episode titles for more information. Host: 1980: Gene Shalit; 1981-1989: Vincent Price; 1989-present: Diana Rigg Series release date: 1980

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Neve McIntosh stars as Lucy Graham, a seductive governess who marries her ward's doddering father, Sir Michael Audley (Kenneth Cranham). Steven Mackintosh is Sir Michael's dashing nephew Robert, who is powerfully tempted by Lucy's allures - though convinced she hides a dark secret concerning the disappearance of his good friend George Talboys (Jamie Bamber). In the midst of these machinations is Sir Michael's sweet young daughter, Alicia (Juliette Caton), who expects a proposal of marriage from Robert, little suspecting he is sinking deeper and deeper obsession with her stepmother, Lucy.



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Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Mystery!; Lady Audley’s Secret,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 23, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BED6EE22FB0A45BAB6E08CA40EF38D8A.
MLA: “Mystery!; Lady Audley’s Secret.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 23, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BED6EE22FB0A45BAB6E08CA40EF38D8A>.
APA: Mystery!; Lady Audley’s Secret. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_BED6EE22FB0A45BAB6E08CA40EF38D8A
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