Poirot: Murder on the Orient Express

First Aired: December 2010

Film for ITV1.

David Suchet plays Hercule Poirot in this TV adaptation of Agatha Christie’s classic murder mystery. Travelling from Istanbul to London on the famous Orient Express, Poirot is approached by ruthless businessman Samuel Ratchett, who offers him $10k to watch his back. Poirot refuses, but when Ratchett is stabbed to death he vows to find the killer.

Hugh plays Edward Masterman.


Stewart Harcourt; Agatha Christie (novel)


David Suchet, Toby Jones, Brian J. Smith, David Morrissey, Jessica Chastain, Serge Hazanavicius, Samuel West, Eileen Atkins, Susanne Lothar, Barbara Hershey, Denis Menochet, Joseph Mawle, Marie-Josee Croze


Philip Martin


Karen Thrussell

Production Co:

Mammoth; ITV

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