Agatha Christie's Marple

Series 3 - 3. Ordeal by Innocence

Ordeal by Innocence

About this programme

3/5. When Jacko Argyle is executed for the murder of his stepmother, his family attempt to put the tragedy behind them, until a stranger provides an alibi that proves Jacko's innocence. Suspicion falls on every member of the household when it transpires that they all are much happier since the death of the matriarch. Miss Marple is conveniently on hand to solve the mystery. Geraldine McEwan stars, with Juliet Stevenson, Denis Lawson and Alison Steadman.

Cast and crew


Miss Marple
Geraldine McEwan
Juliet Stevenson
Leo Argyle
Denis Lawson
Kirsten Lindstrom
Alison Steadman
Philip Durrant
Richard Armitage
Hester Argyle
Stephanie Leonidas
Mary Durrant
Lisa Stansfield
Jacko Argyle
Burn Gorman
Rachel Argyle
Jane Seymour
Bobby Argyle
Tom Riley
Inspector Huish
Reece Shearsmith
Dr Arthur Calgary
Julian Rhind-Tutt
Micky Argyle
Bryan Dick
Tina Argyle
Gugu Mbatha-Raw
Andrea Lowe
John Crocker
Michael Feast
Mrs Price
Pippa Haywood
Cyril Price
James Hurran
Mrs Lindsay
Camille Coduri


Moira Armstrong
Executive Producer
Michele Buck
Executive Producer
Damien Timmer
Executive Producer
Rebecca Eaton
Executive Producer
Phil Clymer
Karen Thrussell
Stewart Harcourt
Agatha Christie