South Riding (2011 miniseries)

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South Riding
Genre Period drama
Written by Andrew Davies
Winifred Holtby (novel)
Directed by Diarmuid Lawrence
Country of origin UK
Original language(s) English
No. of episodes 3
Location(s) Yorkshire
Running time 60 minutes
Original network BBC One
Picture format 1080p (HDTV)
Audio format Stereo
Original release 20 February (2011-02-20) – 6 March 2011
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South Riding is a BBC serial in three parts from 2011, based on the 1936 novel South Riding by Winifred Holtby. It is directed by Diarmuid Lawrence and written by Andrew Davies. It stars Anna Maxwell Martin, David Morrissey, Peter Firth, Douglas Henshall, Penelope Wilton and John Henshaw.

The first episode aired on BBC One and BBC HD 20 February 2011, the two remaining on the following Sundays. In the United States, it aired on the PBS anthology series Masterpiece in May 2011.[1]



  1. ^ "South Riding". PBS. 2011. Retrieved 22 January 2012. 

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