Sunday, July 27, 2014

Final Poirot Episodes only available on Acorn TV

Although two more episodes of Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot starring David Suchet will be on PBS Masterpiece Mystery! tonight and next Sunday, (The Big Four and Dead Man's Folly), the final three episodes will only be available in August on Acorn TVThose episodes include Elephants Can Remember (Aug. 11) and Labours of Hercules (Aug. 18) and Curtain: Poirot’s Last Case on Aug. 25.

Hercule Poirot: The Big Four tonight!

David Suchet returns as Hercule Poirot tonight on PBS Masterpiece Mystery! Episode: The Big Four.

The Big Four plunges Poirot into a world of global espionage, set against the backdrop of the impending WWII. The public is in a panic after the shocking death of a Russian chess grandmaster at the climax of a high-profile international Peace Party reception. With the help of old friends Captain Hastings, Inspector Japp and Miss Lemon, Poirot must make a dramatic move that only a chess champion could love, while navigating international figures and intrigues in order to identify the culprit. Adapted by Mark Gatiss (Sherlock), The Big Four reunites David Suchet with Hugh Fraser as sidekick Captain Hastings, Philip Jackson as Inspector Japp, and Pauline Moran as secretary Miss Lemon.