David Suchet returns in his signature role as suave Belgian super-sleuth Hercule Poirot to tantalize fans with two new cases, The Big Four (July 27) and Dead Man’s Folly (August 3), based on the novels by Agatha Christie. As the world stands on the brink of World War II in The Big Four, a grisly, ingeniously devised murder at an international peace reception reunites Hercule Poirot with old friends. In Dead Man’s Folly, famous mystery writer Ariadne Oliver creates a fiendishly complicated murder mystery weekend but calls in Poirot when it takes a a tragic turn.
Adapted by Mark Gatiss (Sherlock), The Big Four reunites star David Suchet with Hugh Fraser as sidekick Captain Hastings, Zoë Wanamaker in her sixth appearance as the brilliant writer Ariadne Oliver, Philip Jackson as Inspector Japp, and Pauline Moran as secretary Miss Lemon. In Dead Man’s Folly, Sinéad Cusack (Room with a View, Oliver’s Travels) and Rebecca Front (Inspector Lewis) costar.