A chauffeur befriended by Miss Marple and his American heiress wife ignore a gypsy's warning, building their dream house on allegedly cursed land. Their fortunes soon change for the worse. Tom Hughes (Silk) and Joanna Vanderham (The Paradise) co-star.
Miss Marple secures refuge from an old friend and her young son at Greenshaw's Folly, the country pile of an eccentric botanist. But death, dark and sinister, is in bloom. Fiona Shaw (Harry Potter) guest stars.
It's no vacation for Miss Marple when the sudden death of a fellow guest at a lavish tropical island hotel reveals a web of deceit, murder, and "dark magic." Sir Antony Sher (God on Trial) guest stars.
Charlie tries to break free of Otto's shadow and forge a new future, and a lavish fundraiser and beauty pageant force Otto and Elizabeth's secret into sharp relief when Otto tries to bury his past, once and for all.
All is not as it seems for the brilliant and charismatic surgeon Otto Powell (Jack Davenport, Smash) and his glamorous wife Elizabeth as hospital colleagues vie for power, temptation smolders, and a dangerous old secret is dredged up.
As the world stands on the brink of World War II, a grisly, ingeniously devised murder at a grand international "Peace Party" reception reunites Hercule Poirot (David Suchet) with old friends. Adapted from the Agatha Christie mystery by Mark Gatiss (Sherlock).
Funding for MASTERPIECE is provided by Viking River Cruises and Ralph Lauren Corporation with additional support from public television viewers and contributors to The Masterpiece Trust, created to help ensure the series' future.