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Inspector Morse

S1-E1 The Dead of Jericho

S1-E1 The Dead of Jericho



First-ever episode of the popular crime drama, starring John Thaw as author Colin Dexter's Oxford detective who treats his cases as intellectual challenges. In this mystery, Morse is introduced to trusty Sergeant Lewis (Kevin Whately) and takes it upon himself to investigate the apparent suicide of a lady friend. Co-starring Gemma Jones, Patrick Troughton, James Grout and Peter Woodthorpe.

Cast & Crew

Chief Inspector Morse John Thaw
Det Sgt Lewis Kevin Whately
Anne Staveley Gemma Jones
George Jackson Patrick Troughton
Tony Richards James Laurenson
Max Peter Woodthorpe
Chief Inspector Bell Norman Jones
Ned Murdoch Spencer Leigh
Adele Richards Anne Lambert
Alan Richards Richard Durden
Chief Supt Strange James Grout
Mrs Staveley Charlotte Mitchell
Pete David Michaels
Tutor Paul Dixey
Grimes Christopher Guinee
Pharmacist Richard Cubison
Hospital doctor Souad Faress
Coroner Philip Voss
Constable Dixon Wayne Morris
Colin Gary Webster
Receptionist Sally Cooper
David Rupert Holliday-Evans
Jack Hornsby Charles Hidgson
Mrs Hornsby Irene Sutcliffe
Constable Gary Powell
Charlotte Charlotte Stone
Director Alastair Reid
Producer Kenny McBain
Writer Anthony Minghella
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