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Asix-part drama serial based on the true story of the turbulent lives of four remarkable sisters.
Starring Geraldine Somerville Alun Armstrong
1742: the Duke of Richmond's eldest daughter's determination to reject all suitors is beginning to cause embarrassment.
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Written by Harriet O'Carroll ; Producers Christopher Hall and David Snodin Director David Caffrey
Digital widescreen SOUNDTRACK: available on CD from retailers
♦Sisters who did it for themselves: page 32


Unknown: Geraldine Somerville
Unknown: Alun Armstrong
Written By: Harriet O'Carroll
Producers: Christopher Hall
Producers: David Snodin
Director: David Caffrey
Lady Emily: Geraldine Somerville
Henry Fox: Alun Armstrong
Lady Caroline: Serena Gordon
Duke of Richmond: Julian Fellowes
Lord Kildare: Ben Daniels
Duchess of Richmond: Diane Fletcher
King George II: Clive Swift
Older Lady Emily: Sian Phillips
Lord Beaufield: Richard Dempsey
Young Lady Emily: Hayley Griffiths
Princess Caroline: Katherine Rogers
Prime Minister: Lewis Jones
Lord Hervey: Anthony Finigan

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