Phineas Finn is a likable youthful gentle and nice Irishman with one short coming. He wants to get involved in politics. In politics he makes a lot of friends and then gets involved with a women called Laura Standish. He is a road to success when a bill passed in the parliament dissolves his borough and brings his world crashing down.
Mary Flood Jones is a beautiful Irish girl who gets enamored with Phineas Finn. She eventually marries him when he returns to Ireland after his political career is jettisoned.
Lady Laura Standish is the beautiful daughter of a Lord in England. She is the one Phineas Finn initially falls in love with. She loses all her fortune and marries somebody else.
Lord Brentford is a popular politician of his time.
Mr. Kennedy is the rich guy who doesn’t lose his wealth and gets to marry Lady Standish.
Lord Chiltern is the brother of Lady Standish and is responsible for the family losing all their wealth because of his stupid ways.
What do you think of this Irish drama and saga which rises and falls in tragey and personal misfortune. Did you like it?