Hercule Poirot: Series X

Re-airing May 22, June 5 & June 12, 2011 on PBS
(Limited TV airings for June 5 & 12 episodes; check local listings).

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Actor David Suchet reaches the pinnacle of his career as Belgian sleuth Hercule Poirot by taking on the great detective's most celebrated case in an encore presentation of Murder on the Orient Express (May 22, 2011). Also, David Suchet on the Orient Express airs on some stations (check local listings). This enchanting travelogue follows Suchet on the present-day Orient Express.

Don't miss the special encore presentation of episodes from Hercule Poirot: Series X in 2011. Appointment with Death (June 5), is a mystery set at an archaeological site in Syria, and Third Girl (June 12) is a taut psychological thriller co-staring Zoë Wanamaker as novelist Ariadne Oliver. [Appointment with Death and Third Girl will have limited TV airings, so check local listings.]

Episodes of Hercule Poirot: Series X

May 22, 2011
Murder on the Orient Express
Hercule Poirot solves the greatest case of his career aboard the world's most glamorous train, the Orient Express. Star David Suchet is joined by a first-class rail car full of great actors, including Eileen Atkins, Barbara Hershey, Hugh Bonneville, Toby Jones and David Morrissey.

June 5, 2011 at 9pm
(Limited TV airings; Check local listings)
Appointment with Death
An archaeological dig is the scene of murder in the Middle East, leading Hercule Poirot to unravel a tragic tale of twisted family secrets. The cast of suspects includes co-stars Tim Curry (Spamalot) and Elizabeth McGovern (Downton Abbey).

June 12, 2011 at 9pm
(Limited TV airings; Check local listings)
Third Girl
A demon-haunted heiress is convinced she has committed murder, but Hercule Poirot believes she is innocent. Eccentric crime novelist Ariadne Oliver (Zoë Wanamaker, Gormenghast) helps the great sleuth crack the case.

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