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Cranford (1972)

Drama 45m
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Set in the early 1840s, this is the original BBC miniseries of Elizabeth Gaskell's classic tale of a fictional Victorian country village in which the genteel ladies of Cranford struggle to face an uncertain future with dignity and 19th Century decorum.

Series Cast

  1. Gabrielle Hamilton as Miss Matty Jenkyns

    Gabrielle Hamilton

    Miss Matty Jenkyns

    4 Episodes

  2. Fabia Drake as Mrs. Jamieson

    Fabia Drake

    Mrs. Jamieson

    4 Episodes

  3. Sarah Grazebrook


    4 Episodes

  4. Hazel Bainbridge

    Betsy Barker

    4 Episodes

  5. Helen Christie as Mrs Forrester

    Helen Christie

    Mrs Forrester

    4 Episodes

  6. Pat Coombs as Miss Pole

    Pat Coombs

    Miss Pole

    4 Episodes

  7. Daphne Heard

    Mrs. Fitz-Adam

    4 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

1972 | 4 Episodes

Season 1 of Cranford premiered on November 26, 1972.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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