AGATHA AND THE CURSE OF ISHTAR follows Agatha Christie who is looking for escape and inspiration for a new literary career, writing romantic fiction instead of detective novels that have made her a celebrity. Bruised from her divorce she travels to the deserts of Iraq in the late 1920's for an archaeological dig where she unravels a series of mysterious murders.
WAJ ALI plays Ezekiel, the Iraqi head of security at the dig and KATHERINE KINGSLEY appears as Katharine, the glamorous and charismatic wife of one of the archaeologists.
Some secrets won't stay buried. AGATHA AND THE CURSE OF ISHTAR airing this Sunday at 9pm on Channel 5.