Miss Jane Marple

Celebrities, Celebrity Q&A, People
on December 20, 2011

Including movies and TV, how many British actresses have played Agatha Christie's marvelous sleuth Miss Jane Marple?

&emdash;Gail West, Springfield, Mass.

There are six: Gracie Fields, Margaret Rutherford, Angela Lansbury, Joan Hickson, Geraldine McEwan and Julia McKenzie. American actress Helen Hayes portrayed her in two TV movies. Miss Marple, played by McKenzie, recently made her Blu-ray debut with the release of Agatha Christie's Marple: Complete Series 5.