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Plot unknown. Film based on the popular British TV program, 'Downton Abbey'.

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Philip Sarson ...
 Prince Edward / ... (6 episodes, 1996)
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 The Duke of Somerset / ... (6 episodes, 1996)
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 The Duke of Norfolk (6 episodes, 1996)
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 Lady Milford (6 episodes, 1996)
Rupert Frazer ...
 Sir Thomas Seymour / ... (6 episodes, 1996)
Elizabeth Ann O'Brien ...
 Lady Elizabeth (6 episodes, 1996)
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 Chamberlain (6 episodes, 1996)
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 Miles Hendon (5 episodes, 1996)
Virginia Beare ...
 Lady Mary (5 episodes, 1996)
John Judd ...
 John Canty (5 episodes, 1996)
Max Johnson ...
 Humphrey Marlow (5 episodes, 1996)
Jenny McCracken ...
 Mother Canty (4 episodes, 1996)
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 Lady Jane Grey (4 episodes, 1996)
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 Nan Canty (3 episodes, 1996)
Paul Chapman ...
 Father Thomas (3 episodes, 1996)
Janet Henfrey ...
 Goody Watson (3 episodes, 1996)
Freddy White ...
 Hugo (3 episodes, 1996)
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 King Henry VIII (2 episodes, 1996)
Miranda Forbes ...
 Widow White (2 episodes, 1996)
Richard O'Callaghan ...
 Peddler (2 episodes, 1996)
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 Arresting Officer / ... (2 episodes, 1996)
Nick Smallman ...
 Sir Hugh Hendon (2 episodes, 1996)
Victoria Gay ...
 Lady Edith de Bohun (2 episodes, 1996)
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 Prison Officer (2 episodes, 1996)
Christine Lohr ...
 Mistress Huggins / ... (2 episodes, 1996)
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Version of A Pequena Órfã (1968) See more »

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Beautifully filmed and acted
30 October 2004 | by (England) – See all my reviews

This was a beautifully filmed BBC miniseries of the famed Mark Twain story, with a terrific cast including John Bowe as the devious Earl of Hertford, Peter Jeffrey (sadly in one of the great actor's last parts) as the kind Duke of Norfolk, James Purefoy as Miles Hendon and Keith Michell reprising the role of King Henry VIII that, of course, he was celebrated for playing in the legendary 1970s series "The Six Wives of Henry VIII". Youngster Philip Sarson played both Prince Edward and Tom Canty, and although he was just a boy he made quite a good job of the roles, especially when you take into consideration some of the distinguished actors with whom he had to share scenes. Perhaps he could have become a fine actor in his own right, but I suspect he has chosen another career path since. I would certainly watch this adaptation again if it was repeated.


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