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Amazon Joins BBC One on Emily Mortimer’s ‘Pursuit of Love’ Series as Filming Begins

Amazon Joins BBC One on Emily Mortimer’s ‘Pursuit of Love’ Series as Filming Begins

Amazon has come onboard the BBC One series “The Pursuit of Love” from Emily Mortimer. Filming on the series has now begun after it was delayed in the spring due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Written and directed by Mortimer, the three-episode series adaptation of the Nancy Mitford novel of the same name is set in Europe between the two World Wars. It story follows Linda Radlett (Lily James) and her best friend and cousin Fanny Logan (Emily Beecham).

Consumed by a desire for love and marriage, the two women are on the hunt for the ideal husband. Their friendship is put to the test as Fanny settles for a steady life and Linda decides to follow her heart, to increasingly wild and outrageous places. The cast also includes Dominic West, Dolly Wells, Andrew Scott, Mortimer, and Beattie Edmondson.

The show will be filmed primarily around the Bristol and Bath area in the UK.

See full article on Variety