INSPIRED BY THE INSPECTOR MORSE NOVELS OF COLIN DEXTER COMES “MASTERPIECE: INSPECTOR LEWIS: THE COMPLETE SERIES”

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 INSPIRED BY THE INSPECTOR MORSE NOVELS OF COLIN DEXTER COMES  “MASTERPIECE: INSPECTOR LEWIS: THE COMPLETE SERIES”

 

Available on DVD from PBS Distribution October 18

 

Arlington, Va.September 7, 2016 – PBS Distribution announced today it will be releasing all eight seasons of the long-running and critically acclaimed mystery series Inspector Lewis with “MASTERPIECE: INSPECTOR LEWIS: THE COMPLETE SERIES” on DVD.

Inspector Robert Lewis (Kevin Whately) steps out of the shadow of his mentor – the inimitable Inspector Morse – in this highly-acclaimed series of intricate mysteries. Together with his brooding, inscrutable partner, Detective Sergeant James Hathaway (Laurence Fox), they take on the elite criminal underworld of Oxford, England, relying on Lewis’ instinct and Hathaway’s intellect to see past appearances and into the hearts of their upper-crust foes. Catch all 33 beguiling mysteries from the pilot to the series finale in this complete set.

INSPECTOR LEWIS: THE COMPLETE SERIES” will be available on DVD October 18, 2016. The run time of the program is approximately 2970 minutes on 18 discs. The DVD SRP is $99.99.

 

About MASTERPIECE

The top-rated primetime show on PBS, MASTERPIECE is celebrating its 45th anniversary in 2016. MASTERPIECE is presented on PBS by WGBH Boston. Rebecca Eaton is Executive Producer. Funding for the series is provided by Viking River Cruises and Audible with additional support from public television viewers and contributors to The MASTERPIECE Trust. MASTERPIECE is known for presenting iconic shows such as Upstairs Downstairs, Prime Suspect, The Forsyte Saga, Poldark, Sherlock and Downton Abbey.

 

About PBS Distribution

PBS Distribution is the leading media distributor for the public television community, both domestically and internationally, extending the reach of these programs beyond broadcast while generating revenue for the public television system, stations, and producers.

PBS Distribution offers a broad range of high quality content in multiple formats including DVD, Blu-ray, digital download, and digital streaming.  PBS International offers factual content for broadcast, cable, and satellite services internationally.  The PBS Distribution catalog includes films from Ken Burns, documentaries from award-winning series such as NOVA, FRONTLINE, AMERICAN MASTERS, NATURE, and AMERICAN EXPERIENCE, dramas from MASTERPIECE, as well as films from independent producers and popular children’s programming.

 

MASTERPIECE: INSPECTOR LEWIS: THE COMPLETE SERIES

Street Date: October 18, 2016

Genre: Drama

Run Time: Approx. 2970 minutes on 18 discs

SRP: $99.99

Format: DVD