Elizabeth and Darcy, now six years married, are preparing for their annual ball when festivities are brought to an abrupt halt. An adaptation of PD James's homage to Pride and Prejudice.
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 Fitzwilliam Darcy (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Elizabeth Darcy (3 episodes, 2013)
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 George Wickham (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Sir Selwyn Hardcastle (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Lydia Wickham (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Colonel Fitzwilliam (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Georgiana Darcy (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Henry Alveston (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Louisa Bidwell (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Mr. Bidwell (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Mrs. Reynolds (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Mrs. Bidwell (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Will Bidwell (3 episodes, 2013)
Tom Canton ...
 Captain Denny (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Mrs. Younge (3 episodes, 2013)
Louisa-May Parker ...
 Mrs. Donovan (3 episodes, 2013)
Alexander Bradshaw ...
 Young Darcy (3 episodes, 2013)
Royston Mayoh ...
 Stoughton (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Dr. McFee (3 episodes, 2013)
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 George Pratt (3 episodes, 2013)
Tom Raven ...
 Constable Mason (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Cartwright / ... (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Mrs. Bennett (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Mr. Bennett (2 episodes, 2013)
Stephen Casey ...
 Reverend Oliphant (2 episodes, 2013)
Rachel Finnegan ...
 Joan (2 episodes, 2013)
Charlie May-Clark ...
 Betsy (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Mrs. Piggott (2 episodes, 2013)
Francis Paul King ...
 Headborough Brownrigg (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Lady Catherine de Bourgh (2 episodes, 2013)
Robin Bowerman ...
 Buckle (2 episodes, 2013)
Nicola-Jayne Wells ...
 Audience member / ... (2 episodes, 2013)
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Elizabeth and Darcy, now six years married, are preparing for their annual ball when festivities are brought to an abrupt halt. An adaptation of PD James's homage to Pride and Prejudice.

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26 October 2014 (USA)  »

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Murder at Pemberley  »

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Chatsworth House, the Derbyshire estate where the Pemberley exteriors were filmed for this mini-series, also "played" Pemberley's exteriors for the 2005 film version of Pride & Prejudice starring Keira Knightley. See more »

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Follows Pride & Prejudice (2005) See more »

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Sadly Disappointing
3 November 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I was quite excited to watch this new series. However, after watching the show, one word comes to mind - disappointment. I have to be honest, I could not get over the fact that Elizabeth Darcy (nee Bennet) looked to be closer to fifty than to mid-twenties. I have no issues with aging actors - as I too am closer to fifty than to mid-twenties - but the role should have been cast to a more age-appropriate actor. Given that Elizabeth plays such a central role in the show, I found it painful to watch. Where was the youthful, fun-loving, playful, witty Elizabeth of Jane Austen's beloved Pride & Prejudice? Certainly not in this show...

I also found the story (as written) to lack depth. I did not walk away anxious for the next episode (or for a follow-on series). That special something that draws the viewer into the story was just not present.


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