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Mapp & Lucia 

The social rivalry between two women in the 1930s when Lucia moves to the small English town of Tilling.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Geraldine McEwan ...  Emmeline 'Lucia' Lucas / ... 10 episodes, 1985-1986
Prunella Scales ...  Miss Elizabeth Mapp 10 episodes, 1985-1986
Nigel Hawthorne ...  Georgie Pillson 10 episodes, 1985-1986
Denis Lill Denis Lill ...  Major Benjamin 'Benjy' Flint / ... 10 episodes, 1985-1986
Mary MacLeod Mary MacLeod ...  Godiva 'Diva' Plaistow / ... 10 episodes, 1985-1986
James Greene ...  Rev. Kenneth Bartlett 10 episodes, 1985-1986
Cecily Hobbs Cecily Hobbs ...  'Quaint' Irene Coles 10 episodes, 1985-1986
Geoffrey Chater ...  Mr. Algernon Wyse / ... 10 episodes, 1985-1986
Marion Mathie Marion Mathie ...  Mrs. Susan Wyse MBE / ... 10 episodes, 1985-1986
Geraldine Newman ...  Grosvenor 10 episodes, 1985-1986
Ken Kitson ...  Cadman 10 episodes, 1985-1986
Lucinda Gane Lucinda Gane ...  Foljambe 10 episodes, 1985-1986
Cherry Morris Cherry Morris ...  Withers 9 episodes, 1985-1986
David Gooderson ...  Mr. Woolgar 5 episodes, 1985
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Mrs Emmeline Lucas (Lucia) has just moved to the small English town of Tilling where she comes into conflict with the social ambitions of Miss Elizabeth Mapp. Until now, Miss Mapp has led (and controlled) the social life of Tilling, but that was before they met Lucia. Written by Steve Crook <steve@brainstorm.co.uk>

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UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 April 1985 (UK) See more »

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(10 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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War between two provincial English ladies.
26 November 2006 | by perigrine63See all my reviews

The Best Thing Ever.

This is really a wonderful series about the battles and escapades of the 1930s British upper middle class. Follow the humorous escapades of Miss Elizabeth Mapp and Mrs. Emmeline ("Lucia") Lucas as they strive to become the social queen of Tilling's society. Based on the original stories by E.F. Benson, Mapp & Lucia will not leave you disappointed. If you haven't seen Mapp & Lucia yet, you will never know what you are missing.

A wonderful show for anybody wanting a good laugh, required viewing for any British drama fan.

10 stars.


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