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The Tenant of Wildfell Hall 

Based on a little known 1848 novel by Anne Bronte, Tara Fitzgerald stars as an enigmatic young woman who moves to 19th Century Yorkshire with a young son. Distancing herself from everyone ... See full summary »
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 Hargrave 3 episodes, 1996
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 Hattersley 3 episodes, 1996
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 Fergus Markham 3 episodes, 1996
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 Reverend Millward 2 episodes, 1996
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 Mrs. Markham 2 episodes, 1996
Cathy Murphy ...
 Miss Myers 2 episodes, 1996
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 Rose Markham 2 episodes, 1996
Aran Bell ...
 Richard Wilson 2 episodes, 1996
Miranda Pleasence ...
 Eliza Millward 2 episodes, 1996
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 Mr. Lawrence 2 episodes, 1996
Kim Durham ...
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 Lowborough 2 episodes, 1996
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 Annabella 2 episodes, 1996
Janet Dale ...
 Mrs. Wilson 2 episodes, 1996
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 Millicent 2 episodes, 1996
Karen Westwood ...
 Jane Wilson 2 episodes, 1996
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Based on a little known 1848 novel by Anne Bronte, Tara Fitzgerald stars as an enigmatic young woman who moves to 19th Century Yorkshire with a young son. Distancing herself from everyone in the village and their prying questions, she remains totally aloof until a charming neighbor farmer gets her to reveal her past through his persistence. Only then does she reveal she is hiding away from a womanizing, belittling husband. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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26 October 1997 (USA)  »

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A Wildfell-ház lakója  »

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Toby Stephens and Tara Fitzgerald who played Gilbert Markham and Helen Graham respectively later had roles in another BBC production, Jane Eyre (2006).Tara Fitzgerald , played Jane's aunt Mrs. Reed, while Toby Stephens played Edward Rochester, Jane's love interest. See more »

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As Tara Fitzgerald moves towards the chair where she sits down and reads a letter, a boom mic can be seen slowly creeping into the scene in the mirror above her. See more »

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Helen Graham to Gilbert Markham: How is it Dr. Johnson described a second marriage: a triumph of hope over experience?
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Featured in The Brontes at the BBC (2016) See more »

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A Wonderful Romance.....
25 January 2002 | by See all my reviews

I loved this mini series. Tara Fitzgerald did an incredible job portraying Helen Graham, a beautiful young woman hiding, along with her young son, from a mysterious past. As an anglophile who loves romances... this movie was just my cup of tea and I would recommend it to anyone looking to escape for a few hours into the England of the 1800's. I also must mention that Toby Stephens who portrays the very magnetic Gilbert Markham is reason enough to watch this wonderful production.


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