Agatha Christie's Poirot

Series 10 - 2. Cards on the Table

Cards on the Table

About this programme

2/4. Crime writer Ariadne Oliver (My Family's Zoe Wanamaker) and four known killers are among those who meet Poirot at a bridge evening arranged by wealthy adventurer Shaitana, who sits out the first game - only to be found later stabbed through the heart. As nobody has left or entered the victim's apartment during the night, the guests combine their skills to discover which of the party is responsible. Whodunit, starring David Suchet, with Lesley Manville and Alex Jennings.

Cast and crew


Hercule Poirot
David Suchet
Ariadne Oliver
Zoe Wanamaker
Alexander Siddig
Colonel Hughes
Robert Pugh
Major Despard
Tristan Gemmill
Miss Meredith
Lyndsey Marshal
Mrs Lorrimer
Lesley Manville
Dr Roberts
Alex Jennings
Miss Dawes
Honeysuckle Weeks
Mrs Craddock
Zigi Ellison
Serge Maurice
Douglas Reith
Supt Wheeler
David Westhead
Aunt Millie
Jenny Ogilvie
Miss Burgess
Lucy Liemann
Mrs Luxmore
Cordelia Bugeja
Sgt O'Connor
Philip Wright
Mr Luxmore
Philip Bowen
Shaitana's Butler
James Alper


Sarah Harding
Executive Producer
Michele Buck
Executive Producer
Damien Timmer
Executive Producer
Phil Clymer
Executive Producer
Delia Fine
Executive Producer
Emilio Nunez
Trevor Hopkins
Nick Dear