The Witness for the Prosecution

Discover the brand new TV adaptation of Agatha Christie's shocking short story starring Toby Jones, Andrea Riseborough, Kim Cattrall, David Haig, Billy Howle and Monica Dolan.

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1st December 2016

The Witness for the Prosecution and Other Stories

December's Book of the Month is short story collection which includes an introduction by Sarah Phelps.

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29th November 2016

The Witness for the Prosecution to air on Boxing Day

Agatha Christie returns to BBC this Christmas with a brand new two-part adaptation.

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15th November 2016

Penélope Cruz is boarding the Orient Express

Penélope Cruz is the latest actress to join the all-star ensemble cast for Kenneth Branagh’s adaptation.

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Outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare, Agatha Christie is the best-selling novelist of all time. She is best known for her 66 detective novels and 14 short story collections, as well as the world’s longest-running play – The Mousetrap.

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