Ruth Rendell Mysteries (1987–2000)


Ruth Rendell Mysteries (TV Series 1987–2000)

The series comprises adaptations of the works of Ruth Rendell, many of which are based on her extensive range of short stories. In some cases, the stories were expanded from Rendell's original material or elements from a number of stories were woven together into one episode. A smaller number of episodes were based on Rendell's full-length novels, starring James Callis and Front seat, starring Janet Suzman. There were a total of 55 episodes centering on the Detective Inspector Wexford stories, starring George Baker, Louie Ramsay and Christopher Ravenscroft, and an additional 29 episodes did not feature Wexford.
IMDb   6.8 /10
TheMovieDb    8.0 /10
Creator Mary McMurray
Creator Sandy Johnson
Creator George Baker
Creator Peter Berry
Release Date1987-08-01
GenreCrime, Drama, Mystery
Content RatingTV-14 (TV-14)
AwardsAwards1 nomination
CompanyBlue Heaven Productions
George Baker
George Baker
Det. Chief Insp. Reg Wexfordas Det. Chief Insp. Reg Wexford…
Det. Insp. Burdenas Det. Insp. Burden…
Dora Wexfordas Dora Wexford
Ken Kitson
Ken Kitson
Det. Sgt. Martinas Det. Sgt. Martin…
Jenny Burdenas Jenny Burden…
Dr. Len Crockeras Dr. Len Crocker…
Pat Burdenas Pat Burden
John Burdenas John Burden
Deborah Poplett
Deborah Poplett
Sheila Wexfordas Sheila Wexford
Sylvia Wexfordas Sylvia Wexford…
Staff Nurseas Staff Nurse…
Dep. Chief Constable Freebornas Dep. Chief Constable Freeborn…
Sgt Willoughbyas Sgt Willoughby…
Ann Penfold
Ann Penfold
Jean Burdenas Jean Burden
Sasha Mitchell
Sasha Mitchell
DS Karen Malahydeas DS Karen Malahyde…
Harry Blundenas Harry Blunden…
Patrick Drury
Patrick Drury
Chief Supt. Howard Fortuneas Chief Supt. Howard Fortune
Charlie Hattonas Charlie Hatton…