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Mystery!; Jericho, Series II: To Murder And Create

01/01/2007

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Series
Mystery!
Program
Jericho, Series II: To Murder And Create
Program Number

2701

Series Description

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

Program Description

Robert Lindsay (Horatio Hornblower, Oliver Twist) stars as Chief Inspector Michael Jericho, a revered Scotland Yard detective...

A distinguished scientist involved in atomic weapons research is brutally murdered on Valentine's Day. Was this murder politically motivated, or the work of an overzealous hate mail writer interested in derailing his scientific work? Suddenly more murders committed in a similar fashion are popping up around London. Are they connected to the scientist? Jericho and his team must race against the clock to catch their killer.

To Murder and Create also features guest stars Claire Bloom (Miss Marple: By the Pricking of My Thumbs), Jane Horrocks (Absolutely Fabulous, Little Voice), Geraldine Somerville (Harry Potter, Gosford Park, Aristocrats) and Victoria Hamilton (Goodbye, Mr. Chips, To the Ends of the Earth).

Duration

01:56:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Drama
Creators
Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Mystery!; Jericho, Series II: To Murder And Create,” 01/01/2007, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F74B660620DE49D5963331736A5DFA56.
MLA: “Mystery!; Jericho, Series II: To Murder And Create.” 01/01/2007. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F74B660620DE49D5963331736A5DFA56>.
APA: Mystery!; Jericho, Series II: To Murder And Create. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F74B660620DE49D5963331736A5DFA56
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