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Mystery!; Agatha Christie's Miss Marple, Series III: Nemesis

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Agatha Christie's Miss Marple, Series III: Nemesis
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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 December 10 and 17, 1987

Starring Joan Hickson as Miss Marple.

Part 1: Millionare Jason Rafiel bequeaths a tour of Historic Homes and Gardens to Jane Marple with the stipulation that she investigate a long-ago crime. A fellow traveler, Miss Temple suffers a grievous misfortune. Part 2: Staying at the home of the Bradbury-Scott sisters, Miss Marple uncovers long-hidden secrets. Her nephew Lionel goes to London to track down the elusive Michael Rafiel.



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Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Mystery!; Agatha Christie's Miss Marple, Series III: Nemesis,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 25, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CAAAAC8B5BF04E6D8B84D9857F1F5B99.
MLA: “Mystery!; Agatha Christie's Miss Marple, Series III: Nemesis.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 25, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CAAAAC8B5BF04E6D8B84D9857F1F5B99>.
APA: Mystery!; Agatha Christie's Miss Marple, Series III: Nemesis. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CAAAAC8B5BF04E6D8B84D9857F1F5B99
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