Pride and Prejudice 1980 TV-Series 5-part mini-series of Jane Austen's most famous novel. Starring Elizabeth Garvie as Elizabeth Bennet and David Rintoul as Fitzwilliam Darcy. Directed by Cyril Coke. Dramatization by Fay Weldon. When Elizabeth Bennet first meets Fitzwilliam Darcy, she thinks him arrogant and conceited; he is only somewhat indifferent to her good looks and lively mind. Later when Darcy interferes between his friend Bingley and her beloved sister Jane, she is determined to dislike him more than ever, but he is more interested in her than ever. SEED!