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Agatha Christie's New And Exclusive Drama Coming To Britbox

Agatha Christie's New And Exclusive Drama Coming To Britbox

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Rising star David Jonsson shines in Agatha Christie's Murder is Easy, which tackles race, feminism, and class, while still being quintessentially English. New & exclusive on BritBox SA

By Underground Press

Published Monday, 26 February 2024 11:38

AGATHA CHRISTIE’S MURDER IS EASY (BritBox Original)
Premiering March 7

Topline Takeaway: Agatha Christie’s Murder is Easy is the latest adaptation from BritBox, ITV, and Mammoth Screen, described by the i as “thought-provoking and fresh.” The series brings the classic novel into the 1950s with a Nigerian lead character, tackling issues such as colonialism and immigration. Format: 2 x 60’ - weekly drop

Synopsis: Based on the classic mystery from the detective novelist Agatha Christie’s Murder is Easy, it tells the story of Luke Fitzwilliam who finds himself on the trail of a serial killer after meeting Miss Pinkerton on a train to London. She tells him about a series of suspicious deaths that have taken place in her village. When she later turns up dead herself – while on the way to visit Scotland Yard – Fitzwilliam realises he needs to find the killer before yet more bodies start piling up. The two-part series features Penelope Wilton (Downton Abbey), Morfydd Clark (Lord of the Rings, Saint Maud), and Douglas Henshall (Shetland).

Cast: David Jonsson, Penelope Wilton, Morfydd Clark, Douglas Henshall, and Tom Riley

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Updated on:
>> Tuesday, 27 February 2024 08:22

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SERIES INFO

Agatha Christie's Murder Is Easy

Agatha Christie's Murder Is Easy

  • Thriller, Mystery

About Murder Is Easy

Follows Luke Fitzwilliam, as he finds himself on the trail of a serial killer after meeting Miss Pinkerton on a train to London. Now Fitzwilliam has to find the killer before any more blood will be shed.