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Agatha Christie Limited

Licensing the rights to the works of Agatha Christie

Publishing, Television, Film, Stage, Digital, Audio, Games, Events, Merchandise

Agatha Christie, Queen of Crime. An extraordinary talent and prolific author of 66 mystery novels, 19 plays and 150 short stories. With more than two billion books published in 100 languages, Christie’s stories today remain as popular as ever, all over the world. From the household names of Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple to supernatural stories and psychological thrillers, the canon of Agatha Christie is extensive. Her colourful characters and ingenious plots provide a wide range of licensing opportunities for adaptation and development.

Agatha Christie Limited

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At Agatha Christie Limited we work with some of the best global talents in publishing, film, television, stage, audio, games and digital production to develop great entertainment derived from the mind behind the mysteries. Our mission is to inspire creativity among our licensees and to sustain the legacy of the greatest crime writer of all time, keeping her work alive and relevant to today’s global audiences.

Latest news from Agatha Christie Ltd

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22nd March 2018

Ordeal by Innocence UK broadcast date announced

Adaptation of Agatha Christie's Ordeal by Innocence to be broadcast on BBC One on Sunday 1st April

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18th December 2017

Murder on the Orient Express Global Release Update

All-star Fox adaptation of Murder on the Orient Express has now released theatrically in all territories. 

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28th November 2017

Director Julian Jarrold wins for The Witness for the Prosecution

The Witness for the Prosecution director Julian Jarrold wins Royal Television Society Award

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