Saturday, January 9, 2010

Star-Packed "Cranford" Returns To PBS



Fans of Cranford will get a star-studded "Return To Cranford" from PBS. Mary reviews in the Los Angeles Times.

Full of as many frilly bonnets and quaint platitudes as fine performances, "Cranford" aired in 2007 in the U.K., where it not only was lauded by critics, it was a smash hit, averaging close to 8 million viewers for each of its five parts.

Imagine, just for a moment, 8 million Americans tuning into a period drama. HBO's lavishly awarded " John Adams" was quite happy with 2.5 million viewers for its first two installments, and AMC was over the moon when " Mad Men," more modern but still period complete with requisite headgear, hit a 4-million cume for its premiere."

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1 comments:

ianinjesi said...

I must say that I like Cranford. All of the women are characters!:-)

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