Saturday, November 11, 2017

PREMIUM SPOTLIGHT ON 'HOWARDS END' PERIOD SET BBC SERIES WITH MATTHEW MACFADYEN, HAYLEY ATWELL, TRACEY ULLMAN, JULIA ORMOND, JOSEPH QUINN

  'HOWARDS END'
BBC & STARZ PERIOD SET DRAMA
Just three days before the start of the official airing, BBC One has finally released a trailer for their new period set drama HOWARDS END
The four episode drama starts airing this Sunday
which starts airing this Sunday in four episodes, with Starz broadcasting the story of two couples caught in a swirling landscape of social and class divisions in turn of the century England sometime next year for the audience in USA.

HOWARDS END, based on E.M. Forster's classic novel, focuses on Margaret Schlegel (Hayley Atwell), an intelligent, idealistic, bohemian young woman who is courted by the older Henry Wilcox (Matthew Macfadyen), a self-made conservative businessman, after his wife Ruth Wilcox (Julia Ormond) dies unexpectedly
Meanwhile, Margaret’s passionate and capricious younger sister Helen
Oscar winning Manchester By The Sea scribe wrote the script
Schlegel (Philippa Coulthard) takes up the cause of Leonard Bast (Joseph Quinn), a young bank clerk who falls on hard times at work and at home with
 E.M. Forster's novel was written back in 1910.
his partner Jacky (Rosalind Eleazar). In the absence of their parents, who have died, the sisters’ loving but interfering Aunt Juley (Tracey Ullman) tries to keep the young ladies and their brother Tibby (Alex Lawther) on the straight and narrow.

6 comments:

  1. Love Hayley Atwell, so I'm looking forward to this one!

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  2. Atmospheric and great pictures, promising...

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    1. and four episodes ain't a lot to survive even if it is bad :)

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  3. I'm marking this one down. Looks good!

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    1. I'm watching it this week, probably Wednesday

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