Murder Most Horrid

Murder Most Horrid

1991 - 1999, Crime
Dawn French stars as characters who become involved with murder.

Episode Guide

  • Murder Most Horrid - Dinner at Tiffany's (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    Dinner at Tiffany's

    A school's meal supervisor handles staff cutbacks.

  • Murder Most Horrid - Elvis, Jesus and Zack (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    Elvis, Jesus and Zack

    A bored obituary writer decides to have some fun with her job, giving a sagging rock star's career the boost it needs.

  • Murder Most Horrid - Confessions of a Murderer (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    Confessions of a Murderer

    A TV crime show addict admits to nearly every crime in her neighborhood.

  • Murder Most Horrid - Whoopi Stone (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    Whoopi Stone

    A woman goes under cover as a gangster to capture New York City drug barons.

  • Murder Most Horrid - Going Solo (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    Going Solo

    Two women reveal horrid secrets to each other when their yacht capsizes in a race.

  • Murder Most Horrid - Frozen (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:


    A repairman learns why two sisters stay so plump in an era of war-time rationing.

  • Murder Most Horrid - Dead on Time (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Dead on Time

    A not-so-Grim Reaper is in danger unless she can perform some creative reaping.

  • Murder Most Horrid - Confess (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:


    Two police sergeants battle head to head to force a confession from a suspected killer.

  • Murder Most Horrid - The Body Politic (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    The Body Politic

    While preparing to move, the opposition party leader and his wife make a grisly discovery under the kitchen floor.

  • Murder Most Horrid - Dying Live (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Dying Live

    A recently fired woman who takes a vacation becomes embroiled in a case involving mistaken identity and an assassination.

  • Murder Most Horrid - A Life or Death Operation (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    A Life or Death Operation

    A doctor must operate on the one person who could ruin her career.

  • Murder Most Horrid - Girl Friday (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    Girl Friday

    Executive assistant Sally Fairfax witnesses a murder at the office.

  • Murder Most Horrid - Smashing Bird (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Smashing Bird

    A fatal explosion forces a nightclub singer to become a killer.

  • Murder Most Horrid - Mangez Marveillac (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Mangez Marveillac

    A writer transforms a tiny village to a tourist trap.

  • Murder Most Horrid - We All Hate Granny (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    We All Hate Granny

    A yuppie plots to murder her wealthy mother.

  • Murder Most Horrid - A Severe Case of Death (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    A Severe Case of Death

    A housekeeper masquerades as a dead doctor's son, then must bump off the real heir when he shows up.

  • Murder Most Horrid - Lady Luck (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Lady Luck

    A woman becomes friends with the bank robber who kidnapped her.

  • Murder Most Horrid - Overkill (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:


    A woman's attempted suicide is foiled by an encounter with an international hit woman.

  • Murder Most Horrid - Mrs. Hat and Mrs. Red (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Mrs. Hat and Mrs. Red

    Mrs. Hatcliffe assumes the identity of her double Mrs. Redfern.

  • Murder Most Horrid - Murder at Tea Time (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Murder at Tea Time

    A children's television show host becomes extremely jealous of her young colleague, setting him up for dangerous stunts.

  • Murder Most Horrid - A Determined Woman (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    A Determined Woman

    After her job is phased out, a quantum physicist continues her time-travel research in her garage. With Dawn French.

  • Murder Most Horrid - He Died a Death (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    He Died a Death

    A fading soap star lands a role in a whodunit alongside cast members who would all gladly kill one another.

  • Murder Most Horrid - The Girl From Ipanema (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    The Girl From Ipanema

    A Brazilian au pair is hired to work for a wealthy businessman with political aspirations.

  • Murder Most Horrid - The Case of the Missing (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    The Case of the Missing

    A traffic policewoman heads the investigation into the death of a local planning officer. With Dawn French.