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Agatha Christie's Marple is a British ITV television series with a total of 23 episodes in 6 series, beginning with The Body In The Library (2004) and ending with Endless Night (2013).

The first six episodes were all adaptations of the Miss Marple novels by Agatha Christie. Some subsequent episodes were derived both from works featuring that did not originally feature Marple (By the Pricking of My Thumbs, The Sittaford Mystery, Towards Zero, Ordeal by Innocence, Murder is Easy, Why Didn't They Ask Evans?, The Pale Horse and The Secret of Chimneys).

Season One (2004-05) Edit

No. Image Title Writer Director Airdate
1 Title 'Agatha Christie Marple' (2004) 1.1 "The Body In The Library" Kevin Elyot Andy Wilson 12 December 2004
A young woman's corpse is dumped in the library of Gossington Hall, home of Jane Marple's friend Dolly Bantry and her husband Arthur.
2 968full-screenshot "The Murder At The Vicarage" Stephen Churchett Charles Palmer 19 December 2004
Colonel Lucius Protheroe is probably the least-liked individual in St Mary Mead. All resent his superior and demanding attitude. So, when he is found dead in the vicarage study, there is no end of suspects.
3 Title 'Agatha Christie Marple' (2004) 1.3 "4.50 From Paddington" Stephen Churchett Andy Wilson 26 December 2004
Miss Marple investigates the wealthy Crackenthorpe clan, believing a body to be hidden on their estate after a visiting friend witnesses a brutal strangling murder occurring on a passing train.
4 3783 "A Murder Is Announced" Stewart Harcourt John Strickland 2 January 2005
The residents of Chipping Cleghorn are gathered to see a murder on Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Little Paddocks by an advert in the local newspaper and, as promised one of their number is shot.

Season Two (2006) Edit

No. Image Title Writer Director Airdate
5 Smimage "Sleeping Murder" Stephen Churchett Edward Hall 5 February 2006
Miss Jane Marple is asked to help Gwenda, a wealthy young woman who has bought a house on the English coast, only to experience disturbing visions.
6 323016 "The Moving Finger" Kevin Elyot Tom Shankland 12 February 2006
When troubled war veteran Jerry Burton and his sister Joanna relocate to the quiet little village of Lymstock they are expecting nothing more than country sleepiness and tedium. Much to their surprise, however, they find that scandal, secrets and murder lie just beneath the surface.
7 MThumbs "By the Pricking of My Thumbs" Stewart Harcourt Peter Medak 19 February 2006
While visiting her husband's elderly aunt in her nursing home, Tuppence Beresford is concerned by the odd behaviour of some staff and residents. When Tuppence hears about Aunt Ada's sudden death and the disappearance of her friend Mrs Lancaster, she realizes her concerns were right and with Miss Marple she follows a path of clues that lead them to the remote Norfolk village of Farrell St Edmund.
8 SittafordMystery "The Sittaford Mystery" Stephen Churchett Paul Unwin 30 April 2006
When Clive Trevelyan - Member of Parliament, war hero and heir apparent to Prime Minister Winston Churchill - is killed in an isolated hotel, Miss Marple sets about to solve the case.

Season Three (2007-09) Edit

No. Image Title Writer Director Airdate
9 Miss Marple At Bertrams Hotel "At Bertram's Hotel" Tom MacRae Dan Zeff 23 September 2007
Miss Marple finds herself on a bit of a holiday at the swanky Bertram's Hotel, but things take a sinister turn when a hotel maid, Tilly Rice, is found strangled on the roof. Miss Marple can't help but investigate and neither can Jane Cooper, a maid with a familiar knack for sleuthing.
10 Innocence "Ordeal By Innocence" Stewart Harcourt Moira Armstrong 30 September 2007
Miss Marple is invited to a friend's wedding, but the gaieties are interrupted by a stranger who reveals that black sheep of the family, Jacko, was wrongfully hanged for murder and that the true killer is still at large.
11 Zero "Towards Zero" Kevin Elyot David Grindley & Nicolas Winding Refn 3 August 2008
Miss Marple is visiting an old school friend, Lady Camilla Tressilian, along with an eclectic group of socialites but when one of them is found dead and Lady Tressilian herself is found bludgeoned to death a short time later, Miss Marple must sort through the complex set of relationships that bind her companions.
12 Hqdefault "Nemesis" Stephen Churchett Nicolas Winding Refn 1 January 2009
Miss Marple is called upon to solve her most perplexing case yet. Upon his death, financier John Rafiel asks her to solve a murder. Only problem is that the murder may or may not have place as yet and the victim is unknown. All that he has given her is two tickets on the Daffodil Tour Company's Mystery Tour.

Season Four (2009-10)Edit

Director Airdate
13 0.jpg "A Pocket Full of Rye" Kevin Elyot Charles Palmer 6 September 2009
When Rex Fortescue dies while sitting at his desk in the City, it's determined that he was in fact poisoned. Fearing for her former maid who is now working in the Fortescue household, Miss Marple takes a particular interest in the case.
14 1064834665 "Murder Is Easy" Stephen Churchett Hettie Macdonald 13 June 2009
While traveling on a train to London, Miss Marple is told by a woman she has never met, Lavinia Pinkerton, that she is certain there have been two murders in her village of Wychwood. When Lavinia dies in what is purported to be an accident - she fell, or was pushed, down the escalator in a tube station - Miss Marple decides to visit Wychwood and see what she can find.
15 Large "They Do It With Mirrors" Paul Rutman Andy Wilson 1 January 2010
Ruth Van Rydock believes that dark forces are closing in on her sister Carrie-Louise after a fire and asks Miss Marple to watch over her.
16 Evanstitle "Why Didn't They Ask Evans?" Patrick Barlow Nicholas Renton 15 June 2010
While visiting her friend Marjorie Attfield, Miss Marple learns that her son Bobby had recently found a body, identified as a Mr. Pritchard, on the cliff side. Having been sent a wild goose chase meant to keep him away from the real enquiry he sets out with his old friend Frankie Derwent to nearby Castle Savage to find the truth.

Season Five (2010-11) Edit

Director Airdate
17 Marple-05a-title "The Pale Horse" Russel Lewis Andy Hay 30 August 2010
Miss Marple is shocked when she receives a note from an old friend, Father Gorman, only to read in the newspaper that he was murdered the very same day after visiting a dying parishioner.
18 Tve1655-20100620 "The Secret of Chimneys" Paul Rutman John Strickland 27 December 2010
Miss Marple finds herself spending the weekend at Chimneys, the stately home of Lord Caterham. The weekend has something of a diplomatic air to it as the Austrian Count Ludwig von Stainach is also there to negotiate a trade agreement but it all takes a very serious turn when the Count is found murdered.
19 Tve7 "The Blue Geranium" Stewart Harcourt David Moore 29 December 2010
While visiting her friend Dermot in Little Ambrose, Miss Marple is drawn into investigating the death of Eddie Seward, whom she'd met on the bus and who is found having apparently drowned in the river and it's not long before there's another death in the village.
20 2515 "The Mirror Crack'd From Side To Side" Kevin Elyot Tom Shankland 2 January 2011
When Hollywood star Marina Gregg decide to throw a benefit for the St John Ambulance she finds herself starring in a real-life mystery - a local fan, Heather Badcock consumes a poisoned daiquiri but Miss Marple and Inspector Hewitt, who suspect that the lethal cocktail was intended for someone else. But who?

Season Six (2013)Edit

Director Airdate
21 Carribeans "A Caribbean Mystery" Charlie Higson Charles Palmer 16 June 2013
After a period of ill health, Miss Marple leaves St. Mary Mead for the tropical Caribbean paradise of St. Honoré where, following an evening rife with talk of murder, the garrulous Major Palgrave is killed himself. Multiple victims will be claimed, and one suspect will slowly lose their grip on sanity altogether before this Caribbean mystery will be solved.
22 2515 "Greenshaw's Folly" Tim Whitnall Sarah Harding 23 June 2013
When Louisa Oxley, an old family friend, visits Miss Marple one stormy night seeking help, Miss Marple decides to send her and her son, Archie, to safety at the labyrinthine estate of Greenshaw's Folly, owned by Miss Marple's good friend Katherine Greenshaw but the old house is not as safe as it seems.
22 Marpleendlessnight "Endless Night" Kevin Elyot David Moore 29 December 2013
Miss Marple is in Kingston Bishop staying with her recently widowed friend Marjorie Philpot. There she meets the handsome Mike Rogers who goes from rags to riches but not without gathering unwanted attention.
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