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Mystery!; Gallowglass

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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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Thwarted in his suicide attempt by Sandor, Joe becomes his savior's devoted slave. Sandor devises a plan to kidnap Nina, "The Princess," an English woman once married to an Italian prince and now remarried and living in England. Paul Garnet, her bodyguard, thinks Nina is paranoid, but soon realizes that she is being watched; when a phone call comes offering him money to betray her, he is convinced of her danger.

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Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
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