Table of Contents for Making Masterpiece : 25 Years Behind the Scenes at Masterpiece Theatre and Mystery! on PBS


Preface ix
Kenneth Branagh
Prologue xv
One Letters from Maine
1(8)
Two The Curtain Rises
9(18)
Three Upstairs, Downstairs Take One
27(10)
Four Apprenticeship
37(18)
Five The Learning Curve
55(14)
Six Mastering Masterpiece Theatre
69(22)
Seven The Balancing Act
91(22)
Eight A Changing of the Guard
113(20)
Nine Pitching the Pitchers
133(14)
Ten Dark Days
147(14)
Eleven Made in America
161(22)
Twelve Dusting Off the Jewel
183(24)
Thirteen But What Does an Executive Producer Do All Day?
207(18)
Fourteen The Road to Downton Abbey
225(24)
Fifteen Downton Abbey
249(20)
Sixteen The Downton Effect
269(10)
Afterword 279(8)
Acknowledgments 287(6)
Index 293