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Mystery!; Inspector Morse, Series VIII: Cherubim and Seraphin

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Inspector Morse, Series VIII: Cherubim and Seraphin
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Premiered in 1980 -- offshoot of MASTERPIECE THEATRE. Showcase for the best of British drama in the mystery genre. Current producer, Rebecca Eaton. See individual episode titles for more information. Host: 1980: Gene Shalit; 1981-1989: Vincent Price; 1989-present: Diana Rigg Series release date: 1980

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Broadcast March 2 and 9, 1995

Part One: When Inspector Morse goes to visit his stepmother and half-sister, he finds himself in the middle of a tragedy - his step-niece has committed suicide. He takes a leave of absence and begins searching into his step-niece's past to find the reason for her death. Sergeant Lewis is busy studying for his inspector's exam and investigating the case of a missing student. Part Two: In Morse's absence, Chief Inspector Holroyd is Lewis' boss -- a policeman who has no time for Morse's individual methods and believes very much in playing everything "by the book."

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Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
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