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Mystery!; Cadfael, Series I: Monk's Hood

Cadfael Series I Monk’s Hood 90 minute presentation

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Cadfael, Series I: Monk's Hood
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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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When a wealthy landowner decides to cut his stepson out of his will and leave his inheritance to the church, it looks as though Shrewsbury Abbey may benefit. But before Gervase Gurney is able to complete the transaction, he is poisoned during his stay at the abbey. Cadfael is played by Derek Jacobi.

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Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Mystery!; Cadfael, Series I: Monk's Hood,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 20, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CD3C7033EB95466A88C1D145CB517A6D.
MLA: “Mystery!; Cadfael, Series I: Monk's Hood.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 20, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CD3C7033EB95466A88C1D145CB517A6D>.
APA: Mystery!; Cadfael, Series I: Monk's Hood. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CD3C7033EB95466A88C1D145CB517A6D
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