Master of the Game (1984)

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Elderly Kate Blackwell looks back at her family's life beginning with her Scottish father Jamie McGregor's journey to South Africa to make his fortune in diamonds. The family history is ... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
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 Katherine 'Kate' Blackwell (3 episodes, 1984)
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 Anthony 'Tony' James Blackwell (3 episodes, 1984)
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 Jamie McGregor (3 episodes, 1984)
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 Brad Rogers (3 episodes, 1984)
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 George Mellis (3 episodes, 1984)
Liane Langland ...
 Alexandra Blackwell / ... (3 episodes, 1984)
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 Salomon Van der Merwe (3 episodes, 1984)
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 Margaret Van der Merwe (3 episodes, 1984)
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 Mrs. Talley (3 episodes, 1984)
Barry Morse ...
 Dr. John Harley (3 episodes, 1984)
Johnny Sekka ...
 Banda (3 episodes, 1984)
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 Marianne Hoffman (3 episodes, 1984)
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 Dominique Masson (3 episodes, 1984)
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 André d'Usseau (3 episodes, 1984)
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 Solange Dunas (3 episodes, 1984)
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 David Blackwell (3 episodes, 1984)
Christopher Muncke ...
 Davis (2 episodes, 1984)
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Elderly Kate Blackwell looks back at her family's life beginning with her Scottish father Jamie McGregor's journey to South Africa to make his fortune in diamonds. The family history is littered with revenge, lust, betrayal, manipulation, and murder. Written by Anonymous

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They tamed a continent, built an empire and utterly destroyed everybody who stood in their way. [UK Video] See more »

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19 February 1984 (USA)  »

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100 Karat - Die Diamanten-Dynastie  »

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Every bit as good as the Book!

From start to finish, this mini-series had me mesmerized. I have read the book, and this was one mini-series that actually stayed true to the book! Great acting by Dyan Canon in a role that followed her life for 80 years!


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