The best British mysteries, hosted by Alan Cumming.
Masterpiece Mystery! Previous Broadcasts
The Escape Artist, Part Two (Episode #4421H)
KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 16, 2016 -- 9:30 PM
With the tables turned, Will battles for justice by fair means and foul. But can a brilliant attorney save his own skin?
- KQED Plus: Sat, Sep 17, 2016 -- 3:30 AM
The Escape Artist, Part One (Episode #4420H)
KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 9, 2016 -- 9:33 PM
David Tennant stars as a brilliant defense lawyer with a storybook family and a potent nickname, "The Escape Artist," for his ability to spring the obviously guilty. Then he gets a trial that changes his life forever. Written by David Wolstencroft, this gripping legal thriller co-stars Sophie Okonedo as the hero's rival, along with a courtroom full of ambitious attorneys and one very unnerving defendant.
This episode: Star defense lawyer Will Burton finds his happy family life threatened when he takes the case of an unsavory suspect accused of a torture killing.
- KQED Plus: Sat, Sep 10, 2016 -- 3:33 AM