Mystery!

  • 1980
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

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 figures as Sherlock Holmes, Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple, Adam Dalgliesh, Inspector Morse and Rumpole of (more…)

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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.

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  • Premiered: February 5, 1980
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: 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)

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