Ruth Rendell Mysteries: Season 6, Episode 1

The Speaker of Mandarin: Part One (27 Sep. 1992)

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Having attended a police conference in China Wexford joins a group of British tourists in Hong Kong including former barrister Adam Knighton and his wife Adela, not the most loving of ... See full summary »

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Christopher Ravenscroft ...
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Milborough Lang
Patrick Drury ...
Chief Supt. Howard Fortune
Norman Rodway ...
Adam Knighton
Denyse Alexander ...
Adela Knighton
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Irene Bell
Kay Tong Lim ...
Sung Lao Zhong
Michael Carter ...
Lewis Fanning
Marjorie Yates ...
Hilda Avery
Maggie Steed ...
Janine
Frances Cuka ...
Lois Knox
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Gordon Vinald
Helena Michell ...
Pandora Vinald
Fiona Walker ...
Margery Bauman
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Having attended a police conference in China Wexford joins a group of British tourists in Hong Kong including former barrister Adam Knighton and his wife Adela, not the most loving of couples. on return to Kingsmarkham he learns that Mrs. Knighton, who lived nearby,was murdered in an apparent robbery. Burden suspects that an ex-con with a grudge against Mr. Knighton may be responsible but draws blanks. Wexford is convinced that the death is linked to something that happened in China and interrogates the holidaying party. Written by don @ minifie-1

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