The Inspector Lynley Mysteries

For the Sake of Elena

Series 1 - Episode 3 For the Sake of Elena



Feature-length episode. Havers and Lynley visit Cambridge to investigate the murder of Elena Weaver, a respected lecturer's deaf daughter. After a post-mortem reveals she was pregnant, the detectives gradually build a portrait of a promiscuous and playful woman with many admirers - most notably Gareth Randolph, a member of the deaf community who was in love with her, and Victor Troughton to whom Elena was engaged.

Cast & Crew

Det Insp Thomas Lynley Nathaniel Parker
Sgt Barbara Havers Sharon Small
Helen Clyde Lesley Vickerage
Phillip Weaver Tim Pigott-Smith
Glynn Weaver Selina Cadell
Sarah Gordon Cherie Lunghi
Justine Weaver Sophie Ward
Thorsson Richard Lintern
Mrs Havers June Watson
Sheenan Shaun Prendergast
Mel Katie Blake
Elena Samantha Baker
Gareth Randolph David Ellington
Pen Amanda Royle
Troughton Will Knightley
Ros Miranda Raison
Harry Paul Shearer
Edwina Joanna Brookes
Mrs G Elizabeth Kelly
College porter Richard Syms
Bernadette Lucy Scott
Funeral director Fred Ridgeway
Mrs Margoyles Leda Hodgeson
Celebrated cellist Richard Evans
Uniformed officer Oliver Maltman
Girl in Greasy Spoon Sarah Easton
Student in concert Daniel Sung
Director Richard Laxton
Executive Producer Pippa Harris
Producer Ruth Baumgarten
Writer Valerie Windsor
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