Based on the novel novel by Jane Rogers, the series follows the stories of seven young women who came to live and serve in the household of 9th century cult leader John Wroe.
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 John Wroe (4 episodes, 1993)
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 Martha (4 episodes, 1993)
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 Leah (4 episodes, 1993)
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 Joanna (4 episodes, 1993)
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 Hannah (4 episodes, 1993)
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 Tobias (4 episodes, 1993)
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 Rachel (4 episodes, 1993)
Ruth Kelly ...
 Rebekah (4 episodes, 1993)
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 Dinah (4 episodes, 1993)
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 Brother Moses (4 episodes, 1993)
Stefan Escreet ...
 Samuel Walker (4 episodes, 1993)
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 Brother Paine (2 episodes, 1993)
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Based on the novel novel by Jane Rogers, the series follows the stories of seven young women who came to live and serve in the household of 9th century cult leader John Wroe.

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Buying Mr Wroe's Virgins
9 December 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I can remember this programme as being one of the best television experiences i have ever had - fantastic acting and stunning script!! Kathy Burke indeed is one of the finest actors going and a real change from here HArry Enfield and Friends and Gimmie Gimmie Gimmie days of comedy acting - she really can portray the down trodden with massive ability! A real shame she is now concentrating more on Directing (Theatre) and really no longer acting as much! Looking to get a copy has been a real problem but the BBC (http://www.bbcshop.com) are releasing a DVD version in March 2006. I have placed my order £11.99 - already! can't wait! This one TV mini Series that you really must watch!


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