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Did Jane Marple ever meet Hercule Poirot? After all, they had similar interests/occupations, in the same city and at much the same time.

Question #147041. Asked by odo5435.
Last updated Sep 21 2019.
Originally posted Sep 18 2019 8:38 AM.

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In her autobiography, Christie answers this question: "but why should they?"

Sep 18 2019, 11:02 AM
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Poriot and Marple did meet each other in an anime series but it was not the work of Agatha Christie.


Sep 19 2019, 7:41 PM
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There was this cheeky portrayal of Margaret Rutherford's Jane Marple looking askance at Tony Randall's Poirot in this clip from The Alphabet Murders. Christie was not happy with some aspects of the film which may be considered more of a send up of The ABC Murders than part of Poirot's canon.

Sep 21 2019, 10:16 PM
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