Masterpiece Mystery!: Death Comes to Pemberley
It is the eve of the Darcys' annual ball at their magnificent Pemberley estate. Darcy and Elizabeth, now six years married, are relaxing with their guests after supper when the festivities are brought to an abrupt halt. A scream calls them to the window and a hysterical Lydia Wickham tumbles out of a carriage shrieking, "Murder!" What follows is the somber discovery of a dead man in Pemberley woods, a brother accused of murder, and the beginning of a nightmare that will threaten to engulf Pemberley and all the Darcys hold dear.
Adapted from P.D. James' clever whodunit, this delicious homage to Jane Austen's beloved Pride and Prejudice stars Anna Maxwell Martin (Bleak House), Matthew Rhys (The Americans), Matthew Goode (The Good Wife), and Jenna Coleman (Doctor Who). Elizabeth and Darcy never knew marriage would be like this!
Producer: David M. Thompson, Eliza Mellor
Executive Producer: Ed Rubin, Joanie Blaikie, P.D. James, Polly Hill, Rebecca Eaton
Production Company: BBC
Production Year: 2014
Copyright Year: 2013
Director: Daniel Percival
Actors: Matthew Rhys, Anna Maxwell Martin, Matthew Goode, Jenna Coleman, Tom Ward, Rebecca Front, James Fleet, Eleanor Tomlinson, James Norton, Nichola Burley, Penelope Keith, Trevor Eve
Talent: Anna Maxwell Martin, Matthew Rhys, Matthew Goode, Jenna Coleman
Writers: Juliette Towhidi
Subtitle Language: English (SDH)
Audio Format: Stereo
Aspect Ratio: 16x9 Widescreen