Masterpiece Mystery; Inspector Lewis, Series I: Old School Ties
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- Masterpiece Mystery
- Inspector Lewis, Series I: Old School Ties
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In June, 2008, the Masterpiece mystery! season launches with The Men of Mystery!, welcoming back Inspector Lewis, while bidding a fond farewell to Detective Chief Superintendent Christopher Foyle and Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley. Billie Piper stars as Sally Lockhart in two adaptations of Philip Pullman's popular novels about the feisty young female sleuth.
Stage and film star Alan Cumming, one of show business's most eclectic talents, is taking on the role of host of this season of Masterpiece mystery!, making his first appearance when the series premieres on Sunday, June 22, 2008 at 9pm ET on PBS Series release date: 6/22/2008
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Assigned by DCS Innocent to chaperone a celebrity criminal, the so-called "first of the rock-and-roll hackers," on his controversial visit to speak at Oxford, technophobe Lewis is convinced that the assignment is a waste of time and mental bandwidth. Soon, though, two people are dead, and Lewis and Hathaway have their hands full with a trio of self-assured students and a high-profile professor, each of whom has a personal agenda and a potential motive for the killings. Gina McKee (The Forsyte Saga) stars as a widow with a surprising connection to the case — and to Lewis's past.
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