Hetty Wainthropp Investigates Previous Broadcasts

Woman of the Year (Episode #119)

KQED Plus: Fri, May 17, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

Hetty goes undercover to a women's shelter in a confidential location - and where no man may enter. Detective Chief Inspector Adams suspects that the shelter's security has been severely compromised by an inside informer. Hetty's quest to find the leak opens her eyes to the terrifying realities of spousal abuse, and results in a gripping conclusion as she leads the women in defending their sanctuary against a violent motorcycle gang.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, May 18, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

A Rose By Any Other Name (Episode #118)

KQED Plus: Fri, May 10, 2013 -- 9:00 PM

The children of well-to-do widow Gillian Snape are worried that her photographer-fiance Lester Rose is marrying her for her money, and hire Hetty to investigate Rose's past. With Geoffrey's help, Hetty learns that Rose is a gambler and a gigolo - with several previous identities. Surprising facts revealed by two women from his past - and Hetty's tense undercover visit to his studio - expose a somewhat less thorny side of the man. Still, is he the marrying kind?. .

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, May 11, 2013 -- 3:00 AM

The Astral Plane (Episode #117)

KQED Plus: Fri, May 3, 2013 -- 8:55 PM

Hetty gets mystical as she investigates Maurika Rome, a spiritualist suspected of using seances - and blackmail - to prey on the savings of the recently widowed. When Hetty goes undercover and invents a late husband she wishes to contact, she begins to wonder if Mrs Rome isn't the real thing - until a woman claiming to be her "late husband's" illegitimate daughter shows up demanding money.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, May 4, 2013 -- 2:55 AM
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