Mr. Selfridge

Mr. Selfridge

Created by Emmy® Award-winning writer Andrew Davies, Mr. Selfridge brings to life the story of American entrepreneur Harry Gordon Selfridge, the colorful and visionary founder of Selfridge's, London's lavish department store. Pioneering and reckless, with an almost manic energy, Harry Selfridge created a theater of retail for early 1900s Londoners.
Created by Emmy® Award-winning writer Andrew Davies, Mr. Selfridge brings to life the story of American entrepreneur Harry Gordon Selfridge, the colorful and visionary founder of Selfridge's, London's lavish department store. Pioneering and reckless, with an almost manic energy, Harry Selfridge created a theater of retail for early 1900s Londoners.

Season 1 (10 episodes)

  • 1. Episode One

    Original air date: 03/31/2013 Runtime: 62:48 min.

    Original air date: 03/31/2013 Runtime: 62:48 min. Upstart American Harry Selfridge moves heaven and earth to build his visionary department store in London. But opening day is just the start of his retail revolution.

  • 2. Episode Two

    Original air date: 03/31/2013 Runtime: 45:54 min.

    Original air date: 03/31/2013 Runtime: 45:54 min. Tensions flare from a photo shoot.

  • 3. Episode Three

    Original air date: 04/07/2013 Runtime: 45:44 min.

    Original air date: 04/07/2013 Runtime: 45:44 min. Harry skirts scandal by putting cosmetics at the front of the store. Meanwhile, his private life gets complicated as Ellen Love, Lady Mae and his wife, Rose, make waves.

  • 4. Episode Four

    Original air date: 04/14/2013 Runtime: 45:21 min.

    Original air date: 04/14/2013 Runtime: 45:21 min. Ellen’s future as the Spirit of Selfridge is on the line. Renowned ballerina Anna Pavlova causes a sensation at the store. Rose makes a revelation to her doting portrait painter, Roddy.

  • 5. Episode Five

    Original air date: 04/21/2013 Runtime: 46:40 min.

    Original air date: 04/21/2013 Runtime: 46:40 min. Spunky shop girl Agnes Towler returns to work. But all is not well, as Harry and Rose face a moment of truth, Ellen confronts Harry, and alcohol, pills and driving under the influence take their toll.

  • 6. Episode Six

    Original air date: 04/28/2013 Runtime: 43:43 min.

    Original air date: 04/28/2013 Runtime: 43:43 min. Mr. Grove takes over in Harry’s absence, but faces irate temperance marchers and other challenges. How would Harry handle it? Agnes gets to know Henri, the window dresser.

  • 7. Episode Seven

    Original air date: 05/05/2013 Runtime: 45:49 min.

    Original air date: 05/05/2013 Runtime: 45:49 min. Two dead relatives show up at a store séance prompted by Sherlock Holmes creator Arthur Conan Doyle. Agnes gets moved to fashion and develops a closer relationship to Henri.

  • 8. Episode Eight

    Original air date: 05/12/2013 Runtime: 45:54 min.

    Original air date: 05/12/2013 Runtime: 45:54 min. F. W. Woolworth tries to undercut his old friend and competitor, Harry, who gives the discount king a run for his money. The temperature rises with Agnes and Henri.

  • 9. Episode Nine

    Original air date: 05/19/2013 Runtime: 44:18 min.

    Original air date: 05/19/2013 Runtime: 44:18 min. Tragedy strikes on the day polar explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton comes to the store.

  • 10. Episode Ten

    Original air date: 05/19/2013 Runtime: 44:53 min.

    Original air date: 05/19/2013 Runtime: 44:53 min. An honored guest plans a visit, and Harry and Rose attend a shocking play.