Watching Agatha Christie
Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie was filmed as part of the ITV feature length episodes and is Season 12 episode 3 starring David Suchet.
WARNING - CHARACTER LIST CONTAINS SPOILERS...
Murder on the Orient Express Character List
|Cyrus Hardman||American salesman, was in love with Louise, the Armstrong’s French nurse who killed herself|
|Daisey Armstrong||Baby daughter of Colonel and Sonia Armstrong who was kidnapped and murdered|
|Colonel Armstrong||Deceased husband of Sonia Armstrong and Daisey’s father|
|Dr Constantine||Doctor travelling on the train|
|Monsieur Bouc||Employee of the Compagnie Wagon-Lis|
|Mary Debenham||English governess, was governess to the Armstrong’s|
|Edward Henry Masterman||Englishman and was once the Armstrong’s valet and batman during the war|
|Colonel John Arbuthnot||Englishman travelling on the train, In love with Mary and was friends with the Armstrong’s|
|Louise Michel||French nurse to Daisy who killed herself after being suspected in her kidnap|
|Count Rudolph Andrenyi||Hungarian gentleman married to the Countess,|
|Hildegarde Schmidt||Ladiesmaid to Princess Dragomiroff and was the Armstrong’s cook|
|Mrs Hubbard||Loud American lady travelling on the train|
|Princess Dragomiroff||Older Russian princess, godmother to Sonia Armstrong|
|Hector MacQueen||Rachett’s American secretary and translator, was in love with Sonia Armstrong|
|Greta Ohlsson||Swedish nurse, Nurse for the Armstrong’s|
|Pierre Michel||Train conductor and father of Louise, Daisey’s nurse who killed herself|
|Antonio Foscarelli||Travelling Italian salesman, the Armstrong’s chauffer|
|Mr Ratchett/ Cassetti||Unpleasant wealthy American the man who murdered Daisey Armstrong|
|Countess Elena Andrenyi||Young wife of the Count and younger sister of|
Mr Ratchett – later identified as Cassetti – the man to who kidnapped and murdered Daisy Armstrong.
They all did it! Each passenger was a member of the Armstrong household and they each stabbed Cassetti once. The only one who didn’t is Elena whose husband acted on her behalf.
Revenge for the killing of Daisy.
Stabbed 12 times – once by each person