Disillusion - Upstairs Downstairs: Season 5, Episode 7 - Rotten Tomatoes



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Ultra-reserved head butler Hudson (Gordon Jenkins) shocks the Bellamy household when he falls in love with under-housemaid Lily (Karen Dotrice, who at 22 is more than half his age. Despite the remonstrations of Rose (Jean Marsh), Hudson is willing to face the consequence of his May-December romance. There is only problem: Lily may not be in love with him. Written by Alfred Shaughnessy, "Disillusion" first aired in England on October 19, 1975, and in the United States on February 27, 1977.

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David Langton
as Richard Bellamy
Angela Baddeley
as Mrs. Bridges
Hannah Gordon
as Virginia Hamilton Be...

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