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MASTERPIECE Studio is your backstage pass to the PBS series—from Sherlock to Poldark. After the show, turn off the TV and tune in to MASTERPIECE Studio for the scoop with host Jace Lacob. Listen for exclusive interviews with the cast and crew of your favorite shows. Get the history lowdown behind the people and places you see on screen, and hear revealing stories from the set. MASTERPIECE Studio is made possible by Viking Cruises and Raymond James. Sponsors for MASTERPIECE on PBS are Viking Cruises, Raymond James, and The MASTERPIECE Trust.

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MASTERPIECE Studio is your backstage pass to the PBS series—from Sherlock to Poldark. After the show, turn off the TV and tune in to MASTERPIECE Studio for the scoop with host Jace Lacob. Listen for exclusive interviews with the cast and crew of your favorite shows. Get the history lowdown behind the people and places you see on screen, and hear revealing stories from the set. MASTERPIECE Studio is made possible by Viking Cruises and Raymond James. Sponsors for MASTERPIECE on PBS are Viking Cruises, Raymond James, and The MASTERPIECE Trust.

    Callum Woodhouse Can't Keep Away From Animal Shows Set In The 1930s

    Callum Woodhouse Can't Keep Away From Animal Shows Set In The 1930s

    Warning: This episode contains spoilers for Episode Two of the First Season of All Creatures Great and Small.

    MASTERPIECE fans already know Callum Woodhouse for his role as the shotgun-happy middle Durrell sibling, Leslie Durrell. Now, he's back on our screens in a different bucolic locale of the 1930s — the gorgeous Yorkshire Dales, playing the dastardly Tristan Farnon. Woodhouse promises he didn't plan it this way, but we're glad to have him on air and here on the podcast.

    • 31 min
    As James Herriot, Nicholas Ralph Is New To MASTERPIECE — And To TV

    As James Herriot, Nicholas Ralph Is New To MASTERPIECE — And To TV

    Warning: This episode contains spoilers for Episode 1 of the First Season of All Creatures Great and Small.

    In MASTERPIECE's warmhearted new adaptation of the Alf Wight — aka James Herriot — All Creatures Great and Small memoir series, it's not just the series that's brand new. Lead actor Nicholas Ralph is making his screen debut as young veterinarian James Herriot, and he joins the MASTERPIECE Studio podcast to preview the season and animals antics still to come.

    • 30 min
    Coming Soon: Making MASTERPIECE Documentary Miniseries

    Coming Soon: Making MASTERPIECE Documentary Miniseries

    Making MASTERPIECE is the full story of how public media’s favorite place for the best of British drama went from crazy idea to a franchise 50 years strong. Hosted by MASTERPIECE Studio host Jace Lacob, the three-part documentary miniseries features the inside scoop on everything from Downton Abbey to Upstairs, Downstairs, and everything in between. Featuring exclusive interviews with MASTERPIECE favorites like Rufus Sewell, Lily Collins, Alan Cumming, Laura Linney, Charles Dance and many more, Making MASTERPIECE launches February 28, 2021. Making MASTERPIECE will appear in the MASTERPIECE Studio podcast feed on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher or wherever you listen to podcasts.

    • 2 min
    Glenda Jackson Returns To MASTERPIECE, As Gripping As Ever

    Glenda Jackson Returns To MASTERPIECE, As Gripping As Ever

    Warning: This episode contains spoilers for Elizabeth is Missing.

    It's not many actors who can appear in the very first season of a television anthology series, win not one but two Emmy Awards for the role, and then take a 50 year break before coming back for more. Glenda Jackson is one such actor, and her appearance in Elizabeth is Missing is just as powerful as any other in her storied career. Jackson talks politics and passion in a new podcast interview.

    • 30 min
    50th Season Preview: What To Expect Next Year On MASTERPIECE

    50th Season Preview: What To Expect Next Year On MASTERPIECE

    With new series, old favorites and even a documentary podcast special on the way for MASTERPIECE's upcoming 50th Anniversary Golden Jubilee Season, our executive producer Susanne Simpson joins the conversation for a special preview of the drama, mystery and more to come in a few short weeks.

    • 31 min
    Party Politics Stay Petty In Sir David Hare's Tidy Finale

    Party Politics Stay Petty In Sir David Hare's Tidy Finale

    Warning: This episode contains spoilers for Episode Four of the First Season of Roadkill.

    Well, who would have thought it would all end like that? Sir David Hare gives the inside scoop on the political realities of his Roadkill series, and talks through how his own Covid-19 diagnosis was inspiration for a gripping new play.

    • 27 min

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