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Masterpiece Theatre; Sharpe, Series II, Sharpe's Honour

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Masterpiece Theatre
Sharpe, Series II, Sharpe's Honour
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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

Sharpe unwittingly becomes a pawn in the game of Major Pierre Ducos -- a French spy. Sharpe is forced to cross enemy lines disguised as a Spanish rebel to find the one person who can clear his name of allegations of dishonor and deceit. The beautiful Marquesa Dorada is at the heart of Ducos' devious plan. Sharpe, unable to resist her, is drawn deeper into the French web. Sharpe's bravery and resolve are tested to the full.



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Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Sharpe, Series II, Sharpe's Honour,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 21, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C04B285DF9E44593AFB26E6EE1E174F2.
MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Sharpe, Series II, Sharpe's Honour.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 21, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C04B285DF9E44593AFB26E6EE1E174F2>.
APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Sharpe, Series II, Sharpe's Honour. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C04B285DF9E44593AFB26E6EE1E174F2
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