Agatha Christie's Marple

Series 1 - 1. The Body in the Library

The Body in the Library

About this programme

1/7. The sleuth is called to Gossington Hall by her old friend Dolly Bantry (Joanna Lumley) when she finds the corpse of an unknown blonde in the library of her home. It soon transpires that there is no shortage of suspects, including local bad boy Basil Blake (Ben Miller) and Dolly's husband Arthur (James Fox), but when the victim is identified as a dancer in line to inherit a fortune, enquiries take a different turn. Crime drama, starring Geraldine McEwan, with Simon Callow, Jack Davenport and Tara Fitzgerald.

Cast and crew

Cast

Miss Marple
Geraldine McEwan
Conway Jefferson
Ian Richardson
Adelaide Jefferson
Tara FitzGerald
Mark Gaskell
Jamie Theakston
Edwards
Giles Oldershaw
Pamela Reeves
Florence Hoath
Dolly Bantry
Joanna Lumley
Col Arthur Bantry
James Fox
Col Melchett
Simon Callow
Basil Blake
Ben Miller
Dinah Lee
Emma Cooke
Dr Haydock
Robin Soans
Scamper
Bruce Mackinnon
Supt Harper
Jack Davenport
Josie Turner
Mary Stockley
Ruby Keene
Emma Williams
Raymond Starr
Adam Garcia
George Bartlett
David Walliams
Mr Prestcott
Richard Durden
Peter Carmody
Steven Williams
Middle-Aged Woman
Tina Martin
Florence
Zoe Thorne
Beatrice
Anna Rawlins
Jesse
Abigail Neale-Wilson

Crew

Director
Andy Wilson
Executive Producer
Michele Buck
Executive Producer
Damien Timmer
Executive Producer
Phil Clymer
Executive Producer
Rebecca Eaton
Producer
Matthew Read
Writer
Agatha Christie
Writer
Kevin Elyot
Categories
Drama