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Inspector Japp (Character)
from "Agatha Christie's Poirot" (1989)

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In the Episode "The Chocolate Box", his full name is given as James Harold Japp. See more »
Alternate Names:
Assistant Commissioner Japp / Chief Inspector Japp / Japp


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  1. "Agatha Christie's Poirot"
        - The Big Four (2013) TV episode, Played by Philip Jackson (as Assistant Commissioner Japp)
        - Evil Under the Sun (2001) TV episode, Played by Philip Jackson (as Chief Inspector Japp)
        - Lord Edgware Dies (2000) TV episode, Played by Philip Jackson (as Chief Inspector Japp)
        - The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (2000) TV episode, Played by Philip Jackson (as Chief Inspector Japp)
        - Hickory Dickory Dock (1995) TV episode, Played by Philip Jackson (as Chief Inspector Japp)
          (35 more)

  2. Thirteen at Dinner (1985) (TV) Played by David Suchet
    ... aka "Agatha Christie's Thirteen at Dinner" - Ireland (English title) (imdb display title), UK (complete title), USA (complete title)

  3. Black Coffee (1973) (TV) Played by Gert Haucke

  4. The Alphabet Murders (1965) Played by Maurice Denham (as Japp)

  5. Lord Edgware Dies (1934) Played by John Turnbull
  6. Black Coffee (1931) Played by Melville Cooper

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Fun Stuff

From "Agatha Christie's Poirot: The Mystery of Hunter's Lodge (#3.11)" (1991)
[last lines]
Hercule Poirot: Is this gratitude, Hastings? Is it for this that Hercule Poirot exerts his talents on behalf of the world?
Chief Inspector Japp: You expect gratitude? Don't make me laugh. Now you know what a real detective feels like.
Hercule Poirot: A *real* detective!
[Japp smiles and nods]
Hercule Poirot: Chief Inspector Japp is truly most amusing, do you not think, Hastings?
Captain Hastings: Oh, yes, most amusing.
Hercule Poirot: For a policeman.
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