ALL FOUR SEASONS OF THE INCREDIBLE SERIES AVAILABLE FROM PBS DISTRIBUTION IN ONE AMAZING BOX SET “MASTERPIECE: MR. SELFRIDGE THE COMPLETE SERIES”

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ALL FOUR SEASONS OF THE INCREDIBLE SERIES AVAILABLE FROM PBS DISTRIBUTION IN ONE AMAZING BOX SET  “MASTERPIECE: MR. SELFRIDGE THE COMPLETE SERIES”

 

Available on DVD October 18th

 

Arlington, Va.September 7, 2016 – PBS Distribution announced today it will be releasing the box set of the lavish period drama Mr. Selfridge with “MASTERPIECE: MR. SELFRIDGE THE COMPLETE SERIES” on DVD. Re-live all of the dramatic moments of “Mile a Minute Harry,” the character that Jeremy Piven states was one of his favorites to play, in this beautiful box set.

MR. SELFRIDGE THE COMPLETE SERIES” will be available on DVD October 18, 2016. The run time of the program is approximately 1866 minutes on 12 discs. The DVD SRP is $89.99.

Created by Emmy® Award-winning writer Andrew Davies (Pride and Prejudice, Bridget Jones’ Diary), Mr. Selfridge brings to life the story of American entrepreneur Harry Gordon Selfridge, the colorful and visionary founder of Selfridges, London’s lavish department store. Pioneering, reckless, and with an abundance of charm, Harry Selfridge created a theater of retail for early 1900s Londoners, where the latest topics or trends were showcased and traditions were challenged.

Throughout the years the series has received critical acclaim. “A treasure box of tales about love, loss, ambition, and the spirit of a new age,” enthused The Wall Street Journal during Season 1; “lush and lovely,” murmured The Los Angeles Times about Season 2; “visually glorious,” gushed the New York Daily News for Season 3.

Starring three-time Emmy® Award-winning actor Jeremy Piven (Entourage) as the great Harry Selfridge, the brilliant ensemble cast features Amanda Abbington (Sherlock), Tom Goodman-Hill (The Imitation Game), Katherine Kelly (Coronation Street), and Frances O’Connor (The Missing).

 

About MASTERPIECE

The top-rated primetime show on PBS, MASTERPIECE is celebrating its 45th anniversary in 2016. MASTERPIECE is presented on PBS by WGBH Boston. Rebecca Eaton is Executive Producer. Funding for the series was provided by Viking River Cruises and Audible with additional support from public television viewers and contributors to The MASTERPIECE Trust. MASTERPIECE is known for presenting iconic shows such as Upstairs Downstairs, Prime Suspect, The Forsyte Saga, Poldark, Sherlock and Downton Abbey.

 

About PBS Distribution

PBS Distribution is the leading media distributor for the public television community, both domestically and internationally, extending the reach of these programs beyond broadcast while generating revenue for the public television system, stations, and producers.

PBS Distribution offers a broad range of high quality content in multiple formats including DVD, Blu-ray, digital download, and digital streaming.  PBS International offers factual content for broadcast, cable, and satellite services internationally.  The PBS Distribution catalog includes films from Ken Burns, documentaries from award-winning series such as NOVA, FRONTLINE, AMERICAN MASTERS, NATURE, and AMERICAN EXPERIENCE, dramas from MASTERPIECE, as well as films from independent producers and popular children’s programming.

 

MASTERPIECE: MR. SELFRIDGE THE COMPLETE SERIES

Street Date: October 18, 2016

Genre: Drama

Run Time: Approx. 1866 minutes on 12 discs

SRP: $89.99

Format: DVD