Inspector Alleyn Mysteries

A Man Lay Dead

Series 1 - Episode 2 A Man Lay Dead



The detective cancels a planned break in the company of his close friend Agatha Troy after being hauled into the assistant commissioner's office and ordered to investigate the death of a man found clad in monks' robes in a convent. The apparent murder coincides with the theft of a priceless chalice, testing the sleuth's powers of deduction to their full extent. Crime drama, guest starring David Haig, with Patrick Malahide.

Cast & Crew

Chief Insp Alleyn Patrick Malahide
Agatha Troy Belinda Lang
Insp Fox William Simons
Cpl Billings Martin Carroll
Dieter Kranz Michael Feast
Charles Rankin Robert Reynolds
Arthur Wilde David Haig
DS Bailey Tim Dutton
Nigel Bathgate Matthew Lloyd Davies
Edith Brenda Peters
Director Sarah Pia Anderson
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