Mystery!1980 | TV Show
Whodunits, courtroom dramas and suspense tales make up this often brilliant anthology. It features adaptations of tales by myriad classic mystery writers, from Arthur Conan Doyle and Agatha Christie to Dick Francis and John Mortimer, with such notable figu (more…)
Premiered: February 5, 1980
Season 7, Episode 6 Brat Farrar
First Aired: November 13, 1986
A three-part adaptation of Josephine Tey's “Brat Farrar” begins with Simon Ashby (Mark Greenstreet) about to inherit the family estate---while an unemployed actor schemes to pass off orphan Brat Farrar as Ashby's long-missing twin brother to claim the fortune. Alec Loding: Francis Matthews. Beatrice: Angela Browne. Mr. Sandal: Colin Jeavons.