Inspector Morse

The Wench Is Dead

Series 11 - Episode 1 The Wench Is Dead



The Oxford detective is given a book on Victorian crimes while languishing in hospital, and soon becomes obsessed with a murder committed in 1859. Convinced the three men hanged for the crime were innocent, he sets out to solve the long-forgotten case. Starring John Thaw, Lisa Eichhorn, Judy Loe, Matthew Finney, James Grout and Clare Holman.

Cast & Crew

Chief Inspector Morse John Thaw
Dr. Millicent Van Buren Lisa Eichhorn
Adele Cecil Judy Loe
Chief Superintendent Strange James Grout
Dr Laura Hobson Clare Holman
Nurse Hall Louisa Lawrenson
Joanna Franks Juliet Cowan
Mr Benfield Philip Quast
Walter Towns David Keys
Rory Jack Oldfield Paul Mari
Mr Greenaway Alan Mason
Mona Karen Staples
Nurse Fiona Sara Carver
PC Adrian Kershaw Matthew Finney
Sister Nessie MacLean Aline Mowat
Ward Andy Grubb
Alfred Musson Kim Durham
Philip Tomes Jonathan Copestake
Thomas Wootton Liam Barr
Hannah McNeil Candida Rundle
Jury foreman Peter Glancy
Stevens Nick Raggett
Chaplain Neville Phillips
Director Robert Knights
Writer Malcolm Bradbury
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