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Season 20, Episode 5 An Unsuitable Job for a Woman: Playing God

First Aired: October 28, 1999

“An Unsuitable Job for a Woman: Playing God” (Part 1 of two). Cordelia Gray (Helen Baxendale) is hired by a police official to tail his daughter Laura's physician boyfriend (Gerard Butler). The young doctor seems to be a cad---taking Laura's money and cheating on her. Then he's stabbed to death. Laura: Flora Montgomery. Fergusson: Struan Rodger. Childs: Jack Ellis. Caroline: Catherine Russell. Edith: Annette Crosbie. Petra: Anna Madeley. Krish: Paul Bhattacharjee.

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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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