The Carpenters

Elaine Paige presents a four-part series tracing the career of Karen and Richard Carpenter.

Episodes

EpisodeTitleFirst
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011945 - 196920010902

A look at the early days of the brother-and-sister act, leading up to the signing of their first record contract.

021970 - 197220010909

This programme sees the duo taste their first success with hits including `We've Only Just Begun' and `Close to You'.

031973 - 197620010916

The Carpenters recall playing at the White House, and Richard talks about their image.

04 LAST1977 - 200020010923

The tragic events that led to Karen's death, and the legacy of their music.