The popular long-running crime series Midsomer Murders is back for a new season. Based on the novels of Caroline Graham, the program boasts a lush visual style, quirky characters, ubiquitous red herrings, and a rural countryside reminiscent of classic public television British mysteries of the past. Detective Chief Inspector Tom Barnaby, played by actor John Nettles (Bergerac), is the series star. Barnaby's long-time sidekick, Sgt. Troy (Daniel Casey), departs in Series VII, making room for Sgt. Dan Scott, played by John Hopkins.

Midsomer Murders: Season Eight

Mondays at 8pm on WGBX 44

In "Dead in the Water: Part 2," it is the day of the annual Midsomer Regatta and Joyce is trying to persuade Barnaby to buy a boat. Their peaceful day is interrupted when a body is discovered in the river.

Ladies' man and Rowing Club chairman Guy Sweetman is found bludgeoned and drowned after an argument with his rowing club friends Phillip Trent and John Parkway. As Barnaby and Scott dig into the luxury lifestyles of the regatta set, they discover money problems and sexual jealousy are rife. Guy seems to have upset many people - but who killed him?

Schedule

Monday
11/24/14 8:00 PM
WGBX 44
Tuesday
11/25/14 1:00 AM
WGBH 2
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