Agatha and the Curse of Ishtar (2020)
Saturday 1st February 2020
Agatha and the Curse of Ishtar, released on DVD and Blu-ray 15th June 2020 from Dazzler Media, sees author Agatha Christie, bruised from her divorce, travel to the deserts of Iraq in the late 1920s for an archaeological dig where she unravels a series of mysterious murders.
Lyndsey Marshal stars as Agatha Christie looking for escape and inspiration for a new literary career, writing romantic fiction instead of the detective novels that have made her a celebrity; Jonah Hauer-King (World on Fire) is Max Mallowan, a handsome archaeologist determined to win Agatha's affection despite a 14-year age gap; Stanley Townsend (Informer, The Tunnel) is Sir Constance Bernard, a British diplomat in Iraq; Katherine Kingsley (Black Mirror - Hated in the nation) is Katharine, the glamorous and charismatic wife of earnest archaeologist Leonard Woolley, played by Jack Deam (DCI Banks); Waj Ali (Carnival Row) is Ekeziel, Iraqi head of security at the dig; Rory Fleck Byrne (Harlots) is Marmaduke, the aristocrat funding Woolley's excavation and Bronagh Waugh (Unforgotten, The Fall) is Lucy, second wife of Sir Constance Bernard, and in charge of administration for the dig.
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