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The Agatha Christie Hour: The Red Signal (S1EP8 ITV 2 Nov 1982, Carol Drinkwater)



The Red Signal: Dermot West is in love with Claire, the wife of his best friend, Jack Trent.

After visiting them one night he has a premonition, what he terms ‘the red signal’, that there is danger in the air, that death walks abroad and there is nothing that he can do about it.

When his uncle is subsequently murdered, Dermot is the chief suspect.

Cast: Alan Badel (Sir Alington West), Christopher Cazenove (Jack Trent), Rosalie Crutchley (Mrs Thompson), Joanna David (Claire Trent), Carol Drinkwater (Violet Eversleigh), Richard Morant (Dermot West), Hugh Sullivan (Milson), Michael Denison (Johnson), Ewan Roberts (McKern), David Rolfe (Charlson), Michael Mellinger (Guido), Christopher Wren (Garry Benson), Bob Keegan (Inspector Verrall), Andrew McCulloch (Constable Cawley)

Writer: William Corlett / Director: John Frankau

Original Airdate: 2 Nov 1982 on ITV
Series: The Agatha Christie Hour Season 1 Episode 8