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Mystery!; Dalgliesh: Death of An Expert Witness

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Dalgliesh: Death of An Expert Witness
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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 during the 1985- 1986 Season Scotland Yard's Adam Dalgliesh has been investigating the murder of a young girl killed near Hoggatt's Forensic Laboratory. Dr Lorrimer has fallen in love with Dominca, half-sister of Max Howarth, who displaced him as director of the lab. His assistant Clifford Bradley is enraged by Lorrimer's constant criticism. When Lorrimer is found dead, Dalgliesh looks for two missing pieces of evidence: Paul Middlemass' bloodstained lab coat, and pages torn from Lorrimer's notebook.



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Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Mystery!; Dalgliesh: Death of An Expert Witness,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 17, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EB8DA9D4844C469D872F67FBCF355FED.
MLA: “Mystery!; Dalgliesh: Death of An Expert Witness.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 17, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EB8DA9D4844C469D872F67FBCF355FED>.
APA: Mystery!; Dalgliesh: Death of An Expert Witness. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EB8DA9D4844C469D872F67FBCF355FED
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