The Blackheath Poisonings

The Blackheath Poisonings

Series 1 - Episode 1

Wed 30 Aug 11:35am - 12:45pm ITV Encore (not ITV Encore +1)
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Part one of a three-part Victorian murder drama, starring Christine Kavanagh and Zoe Wanamaker. The Collard and Vandervent families are outwardly respectable, but inwardly they seethe with lust and greed. When Roger Vandervent dies under mysterious circumstances, his son Paul sets off on the investigative trail - one that will split families apart.

Cast & Crew

Isabel Collard Christine Kavanagh
George Collard Ian McNeice
Charlotte Collard Zoe Wanamaker
Harriet Collard Judy Parfitt
Robert Dangerfield Patrick Malahide
Roger Vandervent James Faulkner
Paul Vandervent Christien Anholt
Beatrice Vandervent Julia St John
Bertie Williams Nicholas Woodeson
Dr Porter Ronald Fraser
Jenkins Ian Bartholomew
Hilda Gabrielle Cowburn
Dr Hassall George Anton
Director Stuart Orme
Dramatised By Simon Raven
Writer Julian Symons
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