Agatha Christie's Poirot
From England to the Mediterranean, Poirot pits his wits against killers and kidnappers, murderers and plotters, and thieves and traitors in a compelling compendium of crime. Starring David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson and Pauline Moran, the series challenges the "little grey cells" of mystery lovers everywhere as they follow once again the adventures of one of television's most beloved sleuths.
Agatha Christie's Poirot Previous Broadcasts
Murder in the Mews (Episode #102)
KQED Plus: Mon, Apr 14, 2014 -- 8:00 PM
Chief Inspector Japp (Philip Jackson) turns to Poirot for assistance with his investigation into the apparent suicide of a beautiful young woman. The gun was found in her left hand, but the deceased is generally believed to have been right-handed. Was she in fact murdered by a sinister blackmailer? To the despair of keen golfer Hastings (Hugh Fraser), complete novice Poirot insists they play a round together. But Poirot has an ulterior motive- he is watching someone on the golf course.
- KQED Plus: Tue, Apr 15, 2014 -- 2:00 AM
The Adventure of the Clapham Cook (Episode #101)
KQED Plus: Mon, Apr 7, 2014 -- 8:00 PM
Poirot is unenthusiastic when a Mrs. Todd asks him to find her a cook. He is positively insulted when she proceeds to dismiss him from the case with a one guinea fee for his services. There's no mystery too small for Hercule Poirot, and once he agrees to take on a case he sees it through to a conclusion. Poirot has also realized that there is a great deal more to the cook's disappearance than meets the eye.
- KQED Plus: Sun, Apr 13, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
- KQED Plus: Tue, Apr 8, 2014 -- 2:00 AM
The Adventure of the Western Star (Episode #210)
KQED Plus: Tue, Apr 1, 2014 -- 2:00 AM
Poirot's compatriot, famous film star Marie Marvelle, shows him letters demanding the return of her magnificent diamond, the 'Western Star.' Despite Poirot's protests, Marie is determined to keep hold of the diamond so that she can wear it at a weekend house party at Yardley Chase. Lady Yardley owns the companion jewel, the 'Eastern Star,' and Marie is determined not to be outshone. But before this glittering occasion can take place, both diamonds are stolen.
- KQED Plus: Sun, Apr 6, 2014 -- 4:00 PM
- KQED Plus: Sun, Apr 6, 2014 -- 1:00 AM
- KQED Plus: Sat, Apr 5, 2014 -- 7:00 PM