Joan Hickson standing in the doorway of her home in Rose Lane, Wivenhoe (photograph by Sue Murray (ARPS)

Joan Hickson standing in the doorway of her home in Rose Lane, Wivenhoe (photograph by Sue Murray (ARPS)

Joan Hickson as Jane Marple in Miss Marple: A Caribbean Mystery 1983

Joan Hickson as Jane Marple in Miss Marple: A Caribbean Mystery 1983

Joan Hickson played Miss Marple from 1984 to 1992 in the BBC adaptation of all of the original Miss Marple novels as a series titled 'Miss Marple'. Joan Hickson was Agatha Christie's personal choice for the perfect Miss Marple.

Joan Hickson played Miss Marple from 1984 to 1992 in the BBC adaptation of all of the original Miss Marple novels as a series titled 'Miss Marple'. Joan Hickson was Agatha Christie's personal choice for the perfect Miss Marple.

Poirot (David Suchet) meets Miss Marple (Joan Hickson). This was for a charity event, sadly they would never meet for an episode, as of course these great Agatha Christie detectives were from different era's.

Poirot (David Suchet) meets Miss Marple (Joan Hickson). This was for a charity event, sadly they would never meet for an episode, as of course these great Agatha Christie detectives were from different era's.

Who dunnit Miss Marple? Julia McKenzie on stepping into the shoes ...

Who dunnit Miss Marple? Julia McKenzie on stepping into the shoes ...

Chalon - L'été c'est fait pour lire : Miss Jane Marple | Parlons livres | vivre-a-chalon.com : Une autre info à Chalon et dans le Grand Chal...

Chalon - L'été c'est fait pour lire : Miss Jane Marple | Parlons livres | vivre-a-chalon.com : Une autre info à Chalon et dans le Grand Chal...

Joan Hickson, The perfect Miss Marple ( & the actress Agatha Christie always wanted to play her)

Joan Hickson, The perfect Miss Marple ( & the actress Agatha Christie always wanted to play her)

Joan Hickson (1906-1998) Was the best of the Miss Maples. A VIP British actress all around.

Joan Hickson (1906-1998) Was the best of the Miss Maples. A VIP British actress all around.

Miss Marple is terrific!  Many have played Agatha Christie's Marple but my favorite is Joan Hickson.

Miss Marple is terrific! Many have played Agatha Christie's Marple but my favorite is Joan Hickson.

Partners in Crime. Here we see Tommy with "Joan Hickson" who played later Miss Marple in the Agatha Christie, Miss Marple films.

Partners in Crime. Here we see Tommy with "Joan Hickson" who played later Miss Marple in the Agatha Christie, Miss Marple films.

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