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Masterpiece Episode: "Miss Marple: The Pale Horse"

Season 41, Episode 17
Episode Synopsis: In "The Pale Horse," Miss Marple (Julia McKenzie) investigates the brutal murder of an old friend. The case leads her to an inn that houses an odd assortment of staff and guests, including a proprietor (Pauline Collins) who claims to use black magic.
Original Air Date: Jul 10, 2011
Guest Cast Susan Lynch: Sybil Stanfordis Neil Pearson: Insp. Lejeune Sarah Alexander: Lydia Harsnet JJ Feild: Paul Osborne Elizabeth Rider: Mrs Davis Lynda Baron: Mrs. Coppins Nigel Planer: Mr. Venables Jason Merrells: Dr. Kerrigan Jenny Galloway: Bella Ellis Holly Valance: Kanga Cottam Bill Paterson: Bradley Tom Ward: Capt. Cottam Nicholas Parsons: Father Gorman Julia McKenzie: Miss Marple Pauline Collins: Thyrza Grey Jonathan Cake: Easterbrook

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Premiered: January 10, 1971, on PBS
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: PBS's longest running (and most honored) dramatic series is an Anglophile's delight, featuring British adaptations of literary classics and original works. The first `Masterpiece' was `The First Churchills,' and since then it has won nine Peabodys and 29 Emmys (beginning with Susan Hampshire's Best Actress award for `Churchills'). Its many memorable productions include `Upstairs, Downstairs,' `I, Claudius,' 'The Jewel in the Crown,' `House of Cards,' `Poldark' and `Prime Suspect.'



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