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Emma is a 1954 live NBC TV broadcast in their Kraft Television Theatre series, based on the 1816 book of the same name.


Emma is a beautiful and highly intelligent heiress who cares for her elderly father. In desperate need of diversion, she makes it her business to become involved in the romances and affairs of her friends.



  • The name of Harriet's beau, the yeoman farmer, has been changed from Robert Martin to William Larkins.