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Woman of Independent Means, A

Woman of Independent Means, A

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Sunday, February 19, 1995 17.8 27 1
Monday, February 20, 1995 16.6 25 1
Wednesday, February 22, 1995 15.3 24 1
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  • Season: 1994-95
  • Network: NBC
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Miniseries
  • Subject Matter: Family Drama, Period Piece
  • Based On: Woman of Independent Means, A written by Elizabeth Forsythe Hailey
  • Misc.: 3 Nights

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the novel by Elizabeth Forsythe Hailey. The story of strong willed Bess Steed Garner from her early days in 1899 Texas to her days as a great-grandmother in the 1970's. As a woman she seeks fulfillment as a wife and mother, but chafes at the traditional restrictions placed on her gender. Her fortunes ebb and flow; husbands die, romance blooms. The only constants in her long life are love, devotion and sacrifice.


Production Company:

  • Fogwood Films, Robert Greenwald Prods.

Production Type:

  • Independent
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