Masterpiece Mystery! "Wallander: The Fifth Woman" on WXXI-TV

Masterpiece Mystery! "Wallander: The Fifth Woman" on WXXI-TV

Sun, 10/17/2010 - 9:00pm

Pictured: Kenneth Branagh (left) as Kurt Wallander and Tom Hiddleston (right) as Martinsson

Credit: Courtesy of BBC for MASTERPIECE

Could Wallander have uncovered a serial killer?

Two seemingly unconnected cases leads Wallander to believe he is on the trail of a serial killer bent on revenge.

Masterpiece Mystery! "Wallander: The Fifth Woman" airs Sunday, October 17 at 9 p.m. on WXXI-TV (DT21.1/cable 11/cable 1011).

Kenneth Branagh (Henry V, Hamlet, Shackleton) returns to his remarkable Emmy and Golden Globe-nominated role as the soul-searching Swedish cop created by bestselling novelist Henning Mankell, on "Wallander, Series II," three gripping new Kurt Wallander cases based on the books that launched the craze for Nordic thrillers, airing on MASTERPIECE MYSTERY!

For nearly 40 years, MASTERPIECE has enthralled audiences with the works of the finest classic and contemporary writers interpreted by the world's foremost actors. The MASTERPIECE schedule breaks the year into three "seasons," each with its own host, graphics and fresh take on the series' famous theme music.

This program is offered with Descriptive Video (DVi), which provides concise descriptions of the sets, scenery, costumes, action, and other important visual elements between the dialogue of the program.