Some of the cast members from The Pursuit of Love. ‘It will be a bit of a joyful treat for us all after a miserable winter,’ says executive producer Charles Collier. ‘There’s so much filming going on and people see the same houses again and again,’ he says. ‘For Merlin’s house, we used the south front of Badminton which is less famous,’ says Collier. The spirit of the place is key to the drama.’‘The Pursuit of Love’ begins on BBC One and iPlayer on Sunday 9 May 2021 at 9pmLike this?