Sarah Thompson, an American visiting England, meets and marries William Whitfield, the Duke of Whitfield. They settle in a chateau in France and begin a family. World War II interrupts ... See full summary »
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Complete series cast summary:
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 Sarah Thompson Whitfield (2 episodes, 1992)
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 William Whitfield (2 episodes, 1992)
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 Joachim von Mannheim (2 episodes, 1992)
Corinne Touzet ...
 Emanuelle (2 episodes, 1992)
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 Victoria Thompson (2 episodes, 1992)
Simon Oates ...
 Edward Thompson (2 episodes, 1992)
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 Charles Davenport (2 episodes, 1992)
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 Freddie Van Deering (2 episodes, 1992)
Ursula Howells ...
 The Duchess (2 episodes, 1992)
Geoffrey Whitehead ...
 King George (2 episodes, 1992)
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 Sir Harcourt Griffiths (2 episodes, 1992)
Josiane Peiffer ...
 Mrs. Goldman (2 episodes, 1992)
Pen Turner ...
 Doctor (2 episodes, 1992)
Michele Clees ...
 Nurse (2 episodes, 1992)
Nicholas Klein ...
 Phillip (age 4) (2 episodes, 1992)
Rowan Hawkins ...
 Phillip (age 7) (2 episodes, 1992)
Kristopher Milnes ...
 Phillip (age 10) (2 episodes, 1992)
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 Phillip (age 16) (2 episodes, 1992)
Amanda Parfitt
(2 episodes, 1992)
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 Adjutant (2 episodes, 1992)
Rebecca Charles
(2 episodes, 1992)
Rafael Springer
(2 episodes, 1992)
Sarah Harper
(2 episodes, 1992)
Richard Reimer
(2 episodes, 1992)
(2 episodes, 1992)
Marco Lorenzini
(2 episodes, 1992)
(2 episodes, 1992)
Roger Seimetz
(2 episodes, 1992)
Anna Farnworth
(2 episodes, 1992)
Peter Needham
(2 episodes, 1992)
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 Phillip (2 episodes, 1992)
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 Julian (2 episodes, 1992)
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 Isabelle (2 episodes, 1992)
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 Yvonne (2 episodes, 1992)
Robin Hart ...
 Lord Xavier Whitfield (2 episodes, 1992)
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 Lorenzo (2 episodes, 1992)
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 Armand De Musset (2 episodes, 1992)
Francesca Hall ...
 Cecily Hawthorne (2 episodes, 1992)
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 Julian (age 15) (2 episodes, 1992)
Kristy Bruce ...
 Isabelle (age 7) (2 episodes, 1992)
Justin Ridgewell ...
 Xavier (age 7) (2 episodes, 1992)
Jason Richards ...
 Max (2 episodes, 1992)
Benjamin Freeman ...
 Alexander (2 episodes, 1992)
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 Christina (2 episodes, 1992)
Serge Tonon
(2 episodes, 1992)
Brendan Morgan
(2 episodes, 1992)
Tom Beard
(2 episodes, 1992)
Giuseppe DiCola
(2 episodes, 1992)
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Sarah Thompson, an American visiting England, meets and marries William Whitfield, the Duke of Whitfield. They settle in a chateau in France and begin a family. World War II interrupts their happiness and alters their future. After the war, the family helps war survivors by buying their jewelry and eventually opens a jewelry store, which rapidly becomes a success. But conflicts abound as new generations arise and forces from both outside and within threaten the store and the family. Written by Anonymous

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Danielle Steel's 'Jewels'  »

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Anthony Andrews = Superb
1 November 2006 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I really love this show - mainly due to the brilliant acting of Anthony Andrews who I believe was cast perfectly for this role. He played the role of the charming William perfectly... in my opinion his performance really makes Jewels a success. I liked Annette O'Toole also, but found her performance a little grating - especially in the labour scene which I thought was a little over the top. I preferred the first half of the series to the second half. I think that it turned into a bit of a soap opera to me with all their wayward children and their love lives :) I could watch the first half where William and Sarah first meet over and over though. Anthony's performance makes Jewels worth watching.


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