A Perfect Specimen of Womanhood

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Upstairs Downstairs, Series 2 Episode 3 of 6

Duration: 1 hour

Blanche comes face to face with her former lover when a scandalous novel is published and, when the passion between the pair reignites, begins to consider a life away from Eaton Place.

Downstairs, Beryl's decision to take a stand causes serious ructions to the running of the house until a familiar face offers wise words.

Meanwhile, when Lady Persie reveals a shocking secret to Sir Hallam, the pair get ever closer as Persie is forced to make a life changing decision about her future.

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Mrs Rose Buck
Jean Marsh
Mrs Rose Buck
Jean Marsh
Lady Agnes Holland
Keeley Hawes
Lady Agnes Holland
Keeley Hawes
Sir Hallam Holland
Ed Stoppard
Sir Hallam Holland
Ed Stoppard
Dr Blanche Mottershead
Alex Kingston
Dr Blanche Mottershead
Alex Kingston
Mrs Clarice Thackeray
Anne Reid
Mrs Clarice Thackeray
Anne Reid
Lady Persephone Towyn
Claire Foy
Lady Persephone Towyn
Claire Foy
Mr Warwick Pritchard
Adrian Scarborough
Mr Warwick Pritchard
Adrian Scarborough
Mr Amanjit Singh
Art Malik
Mr Amanjit Singh
Art Malik
Duke of Kent
Blake Ritson
Duke of Kent
Blake Ritson
Harry Spargo
Neil Jackson
Harry Spargo
Neil Jackson
Johnny Proude
Nico Mirallegro
Johnny Proude
Nico Mirallegro
Beryl Ballard
Laura Haddock
Beryl Ballard
Laura Haddock
Eunice McCabe
Ami Metcalf
Eunice McCabe
Ami Metcalf
Lady Portia Alresford
Emilia Fox
Lady Portia Alresford
Emilia Fox
Producer
Ann Tricklebank
Producer
Ann Tricklebank
Director
Anthony Byrne
Director
Anthony Byrne
Writer
Heidi Thomas
Writer
Heidi Thomas
Casper Landry
Michael Landes
Director
Marc Jobst

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