Three murder mysteries, each starring a different actress as the famous crime writer Agatha Christie, start Monday, June 7 on WLIW21. Tune-in or stream now with the member benefit WLIW21 Passport.
Agatha and the Curse of Ishtar
Monday, June 7, 8 p.m.
Travel to the deserts of Iraq for an archaeological dig, where the famous crime writer unravels a series of mysterious murders. Lyndsey Marshal stars as Agatha Christie and Jonah Hauer-King is Max Mallowan, the archaeologist vying for her affection.
Agatha and the Midnight Murders
Monday, June 14, 8 p.m.
Discover the writer’s plan to sell a manuscript that kills off her famous detective, Hercule Poirot. Struggling with money and under investigation by tax authorities in America and the UK, Agatha (Helen Baxendale) must come up with an enormous sum.
Agatha and the Truth of Murder
Monday, June 21, 8 p.m.
Join the crime writer as she investigates the murder of Florence Nightingale’s goddaughter, during her 11-day disappearance in 1926. Christie’s involvement in the case influenced her later work. Starring Ruth Bradley as Agatha Christie.