Christmas treat: The ABC Murders hits BBC One this festive season
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Agatha Christie adaptations have become a festive fixture in houses across the country and Christmas 2018 is no exception.
The A.B.C Murders is a novel which features the infamous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot. Receiving a mysterious letter signed by ‘A.B.C.’ detailing a crime yet to be committed. Further letters soon arrive and it quickly emerges that there is a pattern to the murders – following the alphabet. A calling card is also left at the scene of each crime, a copy of the ABC railway guide.
The hunt for the killer ensues, leading to surprising revelations.
On Boxing Day this year, The BBC will be screening an all star adaptation with John Malkovich as Poirot, Rupert Grint as Detective Crome, Andrew Buchan as Franklin Clarke and Tara Fitzgerald as Lady Hermione Clarke.