Pride and Prejudice 1995 is a six-episode British TV drama, adapted by Andrew Davies from the 1813 novel by Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. Jennifer Ehle and Colin Firth starred as Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy. Produced by Sue Birtwistle and directed by Simon Langton, the series was a production of BBC, with additional funding from the American A & E. BBC One originally broadcast 55-minute episodes at 00:29 September-October, 1995. A & E Network aired the series in dual episodes on three consecutive nights starting 14 January 1996.
Pride and Prejudice is set in England in the early 19th century, tells of Mr. and five unmarried daughters, Mrs. Bennet for the rich and entitled Mr. Bingley and his status-conscious friend, Mr. Darcy, in the neighborhood are moved. While Bingley immediately takes a liking to the eldest daughter Bennet, Jane, have Darcy difficult to adapt to the local community and clashing repeatedly with the second oldest daughter of Bennet, Elizabeth. The New York Times called the regulation “a witty mix of love stories and social conniving, cleverly wrapped in the ambitions and illusions of a provincial nobility.”