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 24, Episode 8 Inspector Lynley: Deception on His Mind
First Aired: September 26, 2004
“Inspector Lynley Mysteries”: The prospective son-in-law of a wealthy Pakistani-born businessman is slain at a seaside resort town, where Havers' “old mate” Emma Barlow (Emma Joyce) is the chief police inspector. Homosexuality, adultery, family conflicts and immigrant smuggling all figure into the case, as does Barlow's attitude toward it. And, as it happens, Havers' neighbors the Taymullahs figure into it, too. Havers: Sharon Small. Lynley: Nathaniel Parker. Akram Malik: Saeed Jaffrey.