FANDOM


(Galleries)
Line 54: Line 54:
   
 
==Galleries==
 
==Galleries==
 
===Midsomer Worthy Writer's Circle===
 
<gallery captionalign="center" captionsize="large" bordersize="medium" navigation="true" widths="110" spacing="small" hideaddbutton="true">
 
Amy-lyddiard.jpg|'''Amy Lyddiard'''<br>(Fiction - she referred to it as a family saga)
 
Brian-clapper.jpg|'''Brian Clapper'''<br>(Play)
 
Laura-hutton.jpg|'''Laura Hutton'''<br>(Romance Novel)
 
Sue-clapper.jpg|'''Sue Clapper'''<br>(Children's Book about a Dragon named Hector)
 
Gerald-hadleigh.jpg|'''[[Gerald Hadleigh]]'''<br>(Thriller)
 
Honoria-lyddiard.jpg|'''[[Honoria Lyddiard]]'''<br>(History of England tracing her family lineage)
 
</gallery>
 
   
 
===Body Count===
 
===Body Count===
 
<gallery captionalign="center" captionsize="large" bordersize="medium" navigation="true" widths="110" spacing="small" hideaddbutton="true">
 
<gallery captionalign="center" captionsize="large" bordersize="medium" navigation="true" widths="110" spacing="small" hideaddbutton="true">
Gerald-hadleigh.jpg|'''[[Gerald Hadleigh]]'''<br>Bludgeoned with a candlestick
+
Gerald-hadleigh.jpg|[[Gerald Hadleigh]]<br>Bludgeoned with a candlestick.
Max-jennings.jpg|'''[[Max Jennings]]'''<br>Poisoned <ref>the Script mentions the poison as Valium Sulphate, however it is more likely Thallium Sulphate</ref>
+
Max-jennings.jpg|[[Max Jennings]]<br>Poisoned. <ref>the Script mentions the poison as Valium Sulphate, however it is more likely Thallium Sulphate</ref>
Honoria-lyddiard.jpg|'''[[Honoria Lyddiard]]'''<br>Accidentally fell through 2nd floor window while trying to kill Amy Lyddiard with a butcher's knife
+
Honoria-lyddiard.jpg|[[Honoria Lyddiard]]<br>Accidentally fell through 2nd floor window while trying to kill Amy Lyddiard with a butcher's knife.
 
</gallery>
 
</gallery>
   
 
===Supporting Cast===
 
===Supporting Cast===
<gallery captionalign="center" captionsize="large" bordersize="medium" navigation="true" widths="110" spacing="small" hideaddbutton="true">
+
<gallery captionalign="center" captionsize="large" bordersize="medium" widths="110" spacing="small" hideaddbutton="true">
Edie-carter.jpg|'''Edie Carter'''<br>Drama Student who helped to blackmail Brian Clapper
+
Amy-lyddiard.jpg|[[Amy Lyddiard]]
Barbara-neale.jpg|'''Barbara Neale'''<br>a.k.a. "Bouncing Barbara"<br>Max Jennings' secretary and secret lover
+
Brian-clapper.jpg|[[Brian Clapper]]
  +
Laura-hutton.jpg|[[Laura Hutton]]
  +
Sue-clapper.jpg|[[Sue Clapper]]
  +
Edie-carter.jpg|[[Edie Carter]]
  +
Barbara-neale.jpg|[[Barbara Neale]]
 
</gallery>
 
</gallery>
   

Revision as of 16:44, May 27, 2018

This Article needs additional content. (Remove this when complete.)
Needed: Plot

Written in Blood is the first episode of the first series, the second overall after the pilot, of the popular British crime drama Midsomer Murders and first aired 22nd March 1998.

Synopsis

Midsomer Worthy Writers' Circle gather together to think of an author that could visit them and discuss their books. The name of this famous writer is Max Jennings, but the group's secretary Gerald Hadleigh seems far from happy. However Jennings is asked and astonishingly, given his fame, accepts; but the morning after the group meets Jennings, Gerald is found murdered. DCI Barnaby and Sergeant Troy try to delve into the private life of Hadleigh but their investigation is scuppered by the fact that Max Jennings has disappeared.

Plot

Cast


Galleries

Body Count

Supporting Cast

Notes

  • First appearance of Timothy Bateson's character Mr. Jocelyne, later appeared in the episode, Orchis Fatalis.
  • Although, Marlene Sidaway had a small role as a counselor in the previous episode, Written in Blood marked the debut of Mrs. Bundy. The character later appeared in Death's Shadow

The following actors and actresses that first appeared in this episode have appeared in subsequent episodes

  1. the Script mentions the poison as Valium Sulphate, however it is more likely Thallium Sulphate
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.