TMDB Rating 8.2
IMDB Rating 7.7

Series Details

Seasons: 1

Total Episodes: 3


Networks: Channel 4

Status: Ended

First Air Date: Jan 2, 1985

Recent Air Date: Jan 4, 1985

Run Time: m

In Production: No

Original Language: English

Age Rating: NR

Website: Link

Production Companies: Portman Artemis Productions



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The life of Emma Harte, from kitchen maid at the beginning of the twentieth century, to respected business woman and grandmother in the 1980s. From humble beginnings, Emma Harte starts her business with a small shop, but over the next twenty years, she expands her stores and invests in the growing textile industry in Leeds.

Main Cast

Miranda Richardson

Miranda Richardson

Paula McGill Amory

Age : 64 | Popularity : 32%

John Mills

John Mills

Henry Rossiter

Age : 97 | Popularity : 10%

Liam Neeson

Liam Neeson

Blackie O'Neill

Age : 69 | Popularity : 85%

Barry Bostwick

Barry Bostwick

Maj. Paul McGill

Age : 77 | Popularity : 15%

Jenny Seagrove

Jenny Seagrove

Young Emma Harte

Age : 64 | Popularity : 10%

Barry Morse

Barry Morse

Age : 89 | Popularity : 6%

Peter Egan

Peter Egan

Adam Fairley

Age : 75 | Popularity : 7%

John Duttine

John Duttine

Age : 73 | Popularity : 4%



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