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1) “Up­stairs, Down­stairs” chron­i­cled the for­tunes of what Bri­tish house­hold?

2) Based on a se­ries of books by John Galswor­thy, this sprawl­ing 1967 PBS se­ries about a Vic­to­rian English fam­ily named Forsyte proved such a smash that it be­came the tem­plate for the se­ries “Mas­ter­piece The­atre.” Can you name that orig­i­nal hit?

3) The cast­ing of Colin Firth as Mark Darcy in the movie com­edy “Brid­get Jones’s Di­ary” was an in­side joke ref­er­enc­ing what smash A&E Net­work minis­eries?

4) Kate Beck­in­sale played the ti­tle role in a 1997 A&E adap­ta­tion of “Emma,” but what Amer­i­can ac­tress had won the role in a 1996 fea­ture ver­sion?

5) Who played Charles Ry­der and Se­bas­tian Flyte in PBS’ tow­er­ing 1982 adap­ta­tion of “Brideshead Re­vis­ited”?

6) In a cast­ing mas­ter­stroke, the fa­thers of the above two “Brideshead” characters were played by two ac­tors who were argu-

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