Jane Austen

A Very British Romance with Lucy Worsley
Part 1 of 2

 

Celebrate love with Lucy Worsley as she delves into the seductive history of British romance, uncovering the social, political and cultural forces that shaped ideals of romantic love during the Georgian era, including the novels of Jane Austen.

 

 

 

Jane Austen:
Behind Closed Doors

 

In JANE AUSTEN: BEHIND CLOSED DOORS, host Lucy Worsley (Queen Elizabeth I’s Battle for Church Music) traces novelist Jane Austen’s life and career as she explores the homes and holiday apartments Austen lived and stayed. The “Pride and Prejudice” author used houses and property as central themes in her work, and was very much influenced by where she lived.

 

 

 

MASTERPIECE MYSTERY!
Death Comes to Pemberley, Part 2 of 2


A coach races up to a country house with a hysterical passenger shrieking, “Murder!” What better way to continue Jane Austen’s immortal novel Pride and Prejudice‌ This delicious homage to Austen, adapted from P.D. James’ clever whodunit, stars Anna Maxwell Martin (“The Bletchley Circle”) as Elizabeth and Matthew Rhys as Darcy. Co-stars include Matthew Goode, Jenna Coleman, Trevor Eve and Rebecca Front.

Part 2 of 2
A suspect goes on trial for his life, while Elizabeth pursues the truth behind a mysterious death. The future of Darcy’s sister, Georgiana, also hangs in the balance.