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The Grand is a British television show that had two seasons. The show is about the Bannerman family, who re-open the Grand Hotel after World War I in the 20s. The show follows John Bannerman and his wife Sarah, their son Stephen, and John's brother Marcus. Stephen has just returned from the war, and Marcus is a businessman interested in Sarah. Jacob Collins is the Head Porter in charge of all the staff; who takes pride in their work. The show is set in Manchester, England.

The show aired from 1997-1998, for a total of 18 episodes. The show was written by Russell T. Davies, and starred: Michael Siberry (John Bannerman), Mark McGann (Marcus Bannerman), Julia St. John (Sarah Bannerman, If an Meridith (Stephen Bannerman), and Tim Healy (Jacob Collins). After the Grand Hotel ended, the show was novelized by author Catrin Collier. Catrin Collier continued the story with two novels.

Friday 9:00 PM et/pt on ITV1
2 Seasons, 18 Episodes
April 4, 1997
Drama
7.5/10
Cast: Paul Warriner, Rebecca Callard, Susan Hampshire, Tim Healy
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  • Stephen meets Kate's parents, but his involvement with the club threatens their relationship. Meanwhile, Marcus suffers a crisis of conscience.

  • Baby Charles' birth mother forces Ruth to give her a job at The Grand. Then, Mrs. Harvey walks out after Kate's promotion to assistant housekeeper.

  • As Esme begins planning her business venture with Marcus, a rival attempts to lure her away. Meanwhile, Kate suffers an injury on the job.

  • With the expected delivery date already past, Ruth escapes to London and demands that Dr. Curzon induce the surrogate mother's labor.

  • Clive gets a promotion, but his liaison with a guest forces him to acknowledge some painful truths. Meanwhile, Stephen and Christina become engaged.

  • With Marcus managing the hotel, the staff members begin to worry about their futures. Meanwhile, a mysterious guest creates a stir during her stay.

  • One of the men who assaulted Monica returns to The Grand, and the staff -- except for sympathetic hall porter Fred Willets -- refuses to serve him.

  • Ruth faces a crisis and resorts to the black market to resolve it. Meanwhile, Stephen begins dating a beautiful young woman named Christina.

  • After hiring a former army buddy who mugs a club patron, Stephen must choose between the law and loyalty to his friend.

  • Isobel Crawford arrives to help care for her granddaughter, Ruth, and quickly becomes a pernicious presence.

  • As Monica awaits her fate amid speculation about who paid for her defense, wedding preparations continue at The Grand, and the staff rebels.

  • Episode 7When James gets called back to London, Monica finds herself with no place to stay -- which leads to a horrifying turn of events.

  • Worried that he may have been exposed to a deadly disease, John makes a surprising confession to Sarah. Meanwhile, Monica makes an impulsive decision.

  • When Adele's childhood friend stays at The Grand while recuperating from surgery, she drags Adele and the servants into her mischief.

  • After meeting soldiers who served with his son, an agitated Mr. Collins must confront his ambivalence regarding his son's death.

  • Stephen steals money from the family safe to impress his beguiling new girlfriend, Celia -- who turns out to have a shocking past.

  • Episode 2The hotel proves inhospitable to a former maid in a desperate situation. Later, Monica discovers the woman's true profession.

  • On New Year's Eve, the Bannermans celebrate the reopening of their hotel. But a tragedy soon exposes the shocking state of the hotel's finances.

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