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Masterpiece Episode: "Zen: Vendetta"

Season 41, Episode 18
Episode Synopsis: In "Vendetta," suave Italian police detective Aurelio Zen (Rufus Sewell) reinvestigates a closed murder case. His boss insists that he confirm the original outcome while a justice official orders him---for political reasons---to reach another conclusion. Meanwhile, a psychopathic killer has targeted him for daring to send him to jail years earlier; and he finds himself attracted to the chief's married assistant (Caterina Murino).
Original Air Date: Jul 17, 2011
Guest Cast Stanley Townsend: Moscati Rufus Sewell: Aurelio Zen Ben Miles: Amedeo Colonna Ed Stoppard: Vincenzo Fabri Vincent Riotta: Giorgio De Angelis Francis Magee: Giulio Sargon Yelda: Romizi Roberto Nobile: Judge Bertolini Anthony Higgins: Guerchini Gregg Chillin: Pepe Spadola Garry Cooper: Angelo Peter Guinness: Tito Spadola Joseph Long: Mario Adrian Schiller: Guiseppe Bini Greg Wise: Renato Favelloni Caterina Murino: Tania Moretti Francesco Quinn: Gilberto Nieddu Catherine Spaak: Mamma

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Premiered: January 10, 1971, on PBS
Rating: TV-PG
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