One of the most delightfully eccentric comediennes - English actress, Dame Margaret Rutherford She is best known for her roles in Blithe Spirit, The Importance of Being Earnest, and her campy roles as Agatha Christie's sleuth, Miss Marple.
Agatha Christie 1890 - 1976 Agatha Christie is the world's best-known mystery writer. Her books have sold over a billion copies in the English language and another billion in over 45 foreign languages. She is outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare.
The best Miss Marple! Joan Hickson played Miss Marple from 1984 to 1992 in the BBC adaptation of all of the original Miss Marple novels as a series titled 'Miss Marple'. Joan Hickson was Agatha Christie's personal choice for the perfect Miss Marple.