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
The Adventures of the Italian Nobleman (Episode #505)
KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 30, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
Captain Hastings finally decides to buy an elegant Italian car from Mr. Vizzini's showroom and is completing the order form when a dubious character arrives at the showroom with the message that Vizzini's time is up. Time is also up for another of Vizzini's compatriots when Count Foscatini, a neighbor of one of Poirot's friends, is found murdered. The case seems to lack a motive, until Miss Lemon's love life throws up a clue.
- KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 31, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
Hercule Poirot's Christmas (Episode #601)
KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 23, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
Poirot is asked to spend Christmas with Simeon Lee at his Gorston Hall home, after he receives six diamonds from his museum in South Africa and believes that his life is in danger. As an unexpected guest amongst Lee's family members, Poirot is soon on hand when Lee is found lying in a pool of blood - his throat has been cut and his diamonds stolen.
- KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 24, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
The Case of the Missing Will (Episode #504)
KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 16, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
When academic Andrew Marsh dies shortly after changing his will, Poirot decides that there are several motives for his possible murder. Before he died, Marsh asked Poirot to be executor of his new will in which he left his entire estate to Violet, his ward. This leaves many expectant beneficiaries out in the cold and Poirot's suspicions of foul play deepen when the will mysteriously disappears.
- KQED Plus: Sun, Dec 22, 2013 -- 4:00 PM
- KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 17, 2013 -- 2:00 AM
Yellow Iris (Episode #503)
KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 9, 2013 -- 8:00 PM
Hastings tells Poirot about a new restaurant opening in London which has the same name as one Poirot visited two years ago in Buenos Aires. A yellow iris arrives with the post, which further reminds Poirot of his trip. Iris, one of his dinner companions in Buenos Aires, was murdered and Poirot was unceremoniously deported before he could investigate. Could the mysterious arrival of the flower be a request for Poirot to pick up the case again?
- KQED Plus: Sun, Dec 15, 2013 -- 4:00 PM
- KQED Plus: Tue, Dec 10, 2013 -- 2:00 AM