Agatha Christie

Top Fictional Hotels From TV, Film and Literature | Posted 08.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

This week sees the release of the most hotly-anticipated book for years: The Monogram Murders by Sophie Hannah. The new novel is the first to feature world-renowned Belgian sleuth Hercule Poirot since the death of original creator Agatha Christie. Little is known about the upcoming novel apart from its setting: the mysterious Bloxham Hotel. And so to celebrate, has compiled a list of the most iconic fictional hotels.

A Herculean Task - Adapting Poirot For TV

Roger Crow | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

Acclaimed playwright Nick Dear, the man who penned Danny Boyle's version of Frankenstein (with Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller) for the National Theatre, knows the character better than most, having adapted six of Christie's Poirot novels for the small screen.

WATCH: Are We Ready To Bid Adieu To Poirot?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Those with a fondness for a certain egg-headed, stubborn but strangely gifted Belgian detective must prepare to raise a glass and shed a tear on Wedne...

Matthew Tucker

'Alex Rider' Returns | Matthew Tucker | Posted 12.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Anthony Horowitz (right) is a man on the go - not just because the author has a new series of his ITV drama Foyle's War on the horizon, or is in the m...

Poirot Is Back

The Huffington Post UK | Matthew Tucker | Posted 04.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

The "little grey cells" of Agatha Christie fans are to be treated to another crime-sleuthing adventure from Hercule Poirot for the first time in nearl...

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: 'Miss Marple' - A Cool Cast In A Hot-Blooded Tale | Caroline Frost | Posted 16.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

While Poirot found plenty of evil under the sun generally, Miss Marple was able to pin it down to the Caribbean in this lush, lusty tale of greed, pas...

Mega Cast Mark Anniversary Of World's Longest Running Play

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.01.2013 | Home

Sir Patrick Stewart and Julie Walters performed this week with a star-studded cast to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the world's longest running st...

The Orient Express - A Steamy Adventure

Akeela Bhattay | Posted 15.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Akeela Bhattay

Now, you might be wondering how one serves soup on a moving train without major spillage and frenzy, yet I our friendly steward ladles the silky mélange without an ounce of uncertainty. He is a soup artist, I say.

Why Did This 37p Agatha Christie Novel Sell For £40,000?

The Huffington Post UK | Sam Parker | Posted 26.08.2012 | Home

An Agatha Christie book that originally sold for 37p has fetched an eye-watering £40,630 at auction – because the cover includes a rare early depic...

Agatha Christie Surfing Pioneer

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 28.09.2011 | UK

There's no doubt Agatha Christie had a love for telling a gripping murder mystery. But now it appears her talents extended from the typewriter to the ...