Monday British Programming

Helen Baxendale as Agatha Christie.

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.

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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.

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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.

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See our British programs on Tuesday night, Friday night, and Saturday night, too!

WLIW21 members can also stream Masterpiece series like World on Fire and Professor T with WLIW21 Passport at any time!