Agatha Christie's Poirot

Series 1 - 9. The King of Clubs

The King of Clubs

About this programme

9/10. An actress engaged to marry a foreign prince becomes the police's number one suspect in the murder of a shady producer. Desperate to ensure she escapes prosecution, her wealthy fiance asks Poirot to catch the real killer. Unfortunately, the celebrated detective ends up concluding she has lied - or is an accomplice. David Suchet stars, with Niamh Cusack, Abigail Cruttenden and Sean Pertwee.

Cast and crew


Hercule Poirot
David Suchet
Capt Arthur Hastings
Hugh Fraser
Valerie St Clair
Niamh Cusack
Ronnie Oglander
Sean Pertwee
Geraldine Oglander
Abigail Cruttenden
Henry Reedburn
David Swift
Ralph Walton
Gawn Grainger
Chief Insp James Japp
Philip Jackson
Miss Felicity Lemon
Pauline Moran
Mrs Oglander
Avril Elgar
Miss Deloy
Rosie Timpson
Bunny Saunders
Jonathan Coy
Prince Paul of Maurania
Jack Klaff
Vass Anderson
Young man
Marc Culwick
Cathy Murphy


Abridged By
Michael Baker
Renny Rye
Agatha Christie