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THE MOONSTONE

Airs Tuesdays, March 30, 2021 from 7:55 - 10 p.m. & April 6 from 7:45 - 9:15 p.m. on KPBS 2

TOP ROW: Godfrey Ablewhite (Stewart Clarke), Mr. Murthwaite (Guy Henry), Pene...

Credit: Courtesy of Ray Burmiston / King Bert Productions

Above: TOP ROW: Godfrey Ablewhite (Stewart Clarke), Mr. Murthwaite (Guy Henry), Penelope (Misa Cole), Gabriel Betteredge (Leo Wringer), Superintendent Seegrave (Mike Wozniak), Ezra Jennings (Trevor Fox), Mr Briff (David Calder), Dr Candy (Jeremy Swift), Rosanna Spearman (Jane Mcgrath), Sergeant Cuff John Thomson). SITTING DOWN: Miss Clack (Sarah Hadland), Franklin Blake (Joshua Silver), Rachel Verinder (Terenia Edwards), Lady Verinder (Sophie Ward). SEATED ON FLOOR: Guridian (Jag Sanghera).

Five-Part Drama Series Based On The Novel By Wilkie Collins

Set in Victorian England, THE MOONSTONE centers on the theft of a cursed but priceless diamond. When Franklin Blake returns to England, he is forced to face the ghosts he fled a year ago when the Moonstone, a priceless Indian diamond, was stolen.

Don't miss this fresh adaptation of English literature’s first great detective novel.

THE MOONSTONE: Trailer

Set in Victorian England, THE MOONSTONE centers on the theft of a cursed but priceless diamond. When Franklin Blake returns to England, he is forced to face the ghosts he fled a year ago when the Moonstone, a priceless Indian diamond, was stolen. Based on the detective novel by Wilkie Collins.

EPISODE GUIDE:

Episode 1 repeats Tuesday, March 30 at 7:55 p.m. on KPBS 2 - Franklin Blake must find a stolen diamond before the love of his life is lost forever.

Photo credit: Ray Burmiston / Copyright: King Bert Productions

Franklin Blake (Joshua Silver), Rachel Verinder (Terenia Edwards) in a scene from THE MOONSTONE.

Episode 2 repeats Tuesday, March 30 at 8:30 p.m. on KPBS 2 - Following the shock of the Moonstone's disappearance, Sergeant Cuff is called in.

Photo credit: Courtesy of Irene Cooper / Copyright: King Bert Productions

Sgt. Cuff (John Thomson) and Gabriel Betteredge (Leo Wringer) in a scene from THE MOONSTONE.

Episode 3 repeats Tuesday, March 30 at 9:20 p.m. on KPBS 2 - Rachel's cousin Miss Clack arrives and provides Franklin with some information.

Photo credit: Courtesy of Paul Stephenson / King Bert Productions

Miss Clack (Sarah Hadland) in a scene from THE MOONSTONE.

Episode 4 repeats Tuesday, April 6 at 7:45 p.m on KPBS 2 - The Verinder's solicitor Mr. Bruff discovers that Godfrey has proposed to Rachel.

Photo credit: Courtesy of Paul Stephenson / King Bert Productions

Franklin Blake (Joshua Silver) and Gabriel Betteredge (Leo Wringer) in a scene from THE MOONSTONE.

Episode 5 repeats Tuesday, April 6 at 8:30 p.m on KPBS 2 - After a meeting with Rachel, Franklin returns to the Verinder house to seek answers.

Photo credit: Courtesy of Irene Cooper / Copyright: King Bert Productions

Rachel Verinder (Terenia Edwards), Franklin Blake (Joshua Silver) and Gabriel Betteredge (Leo Wringer) in a scene from THE MOONSTONE.

This five-part drama series is from BBC Studios.

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