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From Masterpiece on PBS.Emmy® Award-winning actor Jeremy Piven stars as American entrepreneur and colorful retail magnate Harry Gordon Selfridge. Pioneering and reckless, with an almost manic energy, Harry Selfridge created a theater of retail for early 1900s Londoners where any topic or trend that was new, exciting, entertaining–or sometimes just eccentric–was showcased. Created by Emmy® Award-winning writer Andrew Davies (Pride and Prejudice, Bleak House), the eight-part miniseries also stars Frances O’Connor (Madame Bovary), Aisling Loftus (Page Eight), Zoe Tapper (Zen), Amanda Abbington (Case Histories), and Samuel West (Any Human Heart). Who knew that shopping could be so thrilling!

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From Masterpiece on PBS.Emmy® Award-winning actor Jeremy Piven stars as American entrepreneur and colorful retail magnate Harry Gordon Selfridge. Pioneering and reckless, with an almost manic energy, Harry Selfridge created a theater of retail for early 1900s Londoners where any topic or trend that was new, exciting, entertaining–or sometimes just eccentric–was showcased. Created by Emmy® Award-winning writer Andrew Davies (Pride and Prejudice, Bleak House), the eight-part miniseries also stars Frances O’Connor (Madame Bovary), Aisling Loftus (Page Eight), Zoe Tapper (Zen), Amanda Abbington (Case Histories), and Samuel West (Any Human Heart). Who knew that shopping could be so thrilling!

    • EPISODE 1

    Episode 1 (Original UK Edition)

    It’s 1908 and Chicago-born Harry Selfridge has arrived in London with a grand plan–to open the biggest and finest department store the world has ever seen. With a frosty reception from the British press, and the last-minute abandonment by a business partner, the pressure is on to get the store up and running. As opening day approaches, Harry pulls out all the stops to achieve his dream–whatever the cost.

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    • 1 Hour 2 Minutes

    It’s 1908 and Chicago-born Harry Selfridge has arrived in London with a grand plan–to open the biggest and finest department store the world has ever seen. With a frosty reception from the British press, and the last-minute abandonment by a business partner, the pressure is on to get the store up and running. As opening day approaches, Harry pulls out all the stops to achieve his dream–whatever the cost.

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    • 1 Hour 2 Minutes
    • EPISODE 2

    Episode 2 (Original UK Edition)

    Tensions flare from a photo shoot.

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    • 45 Minutes

    Tensions flare from a photo shoot.

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    • 45 Minutes
    • EPISODE 3

    Episode 3 (Original UK Edition)

    Harry skirts scandal by putting cosmetics at the front of the store. Meanwhile, his private life gets complicated as Ellen Love, Lady Mae and his wife, Rose, make waves.

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    • 45 Minutes

    Harry skirts scandal by putting cosmetics at the front of the store. Meanwhile, his private life gets complicated as Ellen Love, Lady Mae and his wife, Rose, make waves.

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    • 45 Minutes
    • EPISODE 4

    Episode 4 (Original UK Edition)

    Ellen’s future as the Spirit of Selfridge is on the line. Renowned ballerina Anna Pavlova causes a sensation at the store. Rose makes a revelation to her doting portrait painter, Roddy.

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    • 45 Minutes

    Ellen’s future as the Spirit of Selfridge is on the line. Renowned ballerina Anna Pavlova causes a sensation at the store. Rose makes a revelation to her doting portrait painter, Roddy.

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    • 45 Minutes
    • EPISODE 5

    Episode 5 (Original UK Edition)

    Spunky shop girl Agnes Towler returns to work. But all is not well, as Harry and Rose face a moment of truth, Ellen confronts Harry, and alcohol, pills and driving under the influence take their toll.

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    • 46 Minutes

    Spunky shop girl Agnes Towler returns to work. But all is not well, as Harry and Rose face a moment of truth, Ellen confronts Harry, and alcohol, pills and driving under the influence take their toll.

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    • 46 Minutes
    • EPISODE 6

    Episode 6 (Original UK Edition)

    Mr. Grove takes over in Harry’s absence, but faces irate temperance marchers and other challenges. How would Harry handle it? Agnes gets to know Henri, the window dresser.

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    • 43 Minutes

    Mr. Grove takes over in Harry’s absence, but faces irate temperance marchers and other challenges. How would Harry handle it? Agnes gets to know Henri, the window dresser.

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    • 43 Minutes
    • EPISODE 7

    Episode 7 (Original UK Edition)

    Two dead relatives show up at a store séance prompted by Sherlock Holmes creator Arthur Conan Doyle. Agnes gets moved to fashion and develops a closer relationship to Henri.

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    • 45 Minutes

    Two dead relatives show up at a store séance prompted by Sherlock Holmes creator Arthur Conan Doyle. Agnes gets moved to fashion and develops a closer relationship to Henri.

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    • 45 Minutes
    • EPISODE 8

    Episode 8 (Original Uk Edition)

    F. W. Woolworth tries to undercut his old friend and competitor, Harry, who gives the discount king a run for his money. The temperature rises with Agnes and Henri.

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    • 45 Minutes

    F. W. Woolworth tries to undercut his old friend and competitor, Harry, who gives the discount king a run for his money. The temperature rises with Agnes and Henri.

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    • 45 Minutes
    • EPISODE 9

    Episode 9 (Original UK Edition)

    Tragedy strikes on the day polar explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton comes to the store.

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    • 44 Minutes

    Tragedy strikes on the day polar explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton comes to the store.

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    • 44 Minutes
    • EPISODE 10

    Episode 10 (Original UK Edition)

    An honored guest plans a visit, and Harry and Rose attend a shocking play.

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    • 44 Minutes

    An honored guest plans a visit, and Harry and Rose attend a shocking play.

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    • 44 Minutes
    • EPISODE 101

    Series Preview

    Take a sneak peek at Masterpiece Classic’s “Mr. Selfridge”. Featuring cast interviews with Jeremy Piven (“Entourage”), Frances O’Connor (“Madame Bovary”), Emmy Award-winning creator Andrew Davies (“Pride and Prejudice”) and Zoe Tapper (“Zen”). Learn how a wheeling-dealing American shows early 1900s Londoners how to shop. Based on the life of colorful retail magnate Harry Gordon Selfridge.

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    • 4 Minutes

    Take a sneak peek at Masterpiece Classic’s “Mr. Selfridge”. Featuring cast interviews with Jeremy Piven (“Entourage”), Frances O’Connor (“Madame Bovary”), Emmy Award-winning creator Andrew Davies (“Pride and Prejudice”) and Zoe Tapper (“Zen”). Learn how a wheeling-dealing American shows early 1900s Londoners how to shop. Based on the life of colorful retail magnate Harry Gordon Selfridge.

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    • 4 Minutes
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