Mrs. Bennet is determined to find husbands for her five daughters. The arrival of a new wealthy neighbor seems like the answer to her predicament. But while eldest daughter Jane catches Mr. Bingley's eye, middle child Mary has her nose stuck in a book, and youngest girls, Kitty and Lydia, chase after officers in uniform; Elizabeth, the willful, intelligent, and opinionated second daughter, is snubbed by haughty gentleman Mr. Darcy... In this class-minded society, can love triumph over pride and prejudice? Written by
Did You Know?
The pale blue gown with gold-flowered bodice and sleeves Jennifer Granville
as Mrs. Hurst wears to dinner on Elizabeth's first evening at Netherfield is the same gown Doran Godwin
as Emma wears to the Christmas party at Randalls in Emma
(1972). The costume is also worn by a guest at Fanny's ball in Mansfield Park
(1983). See more
In episode 1 Miss Elizabeth Bennett sits at a piano as she sings a simple song while the score on the piano shows the name of (Johannes) Brahms, who was born sixteen years after Jane Austen's death. See more
It's been my experience, that an event looked forward to with much impatient desire, does not always brings its promised satisfaction.
Near Woodstock Town
Performed by Clare Higgins See more