If you watched Saturday night’s Death In Paradise, you caught a handful of familiar guest stars you’ll know from other UNC-TV shows, past and present. The episode (part one of “Man Overboard”) saw DI Goodman’s team investigating a death at sea – a case that eventually leads Goodman and company from the sunny shores of Saint Marie to England.
John Marquez played Tom Lewis, the episode’s victim. Now, I’m sure there’s a viewer out there who may recall Marquez from an obscure, four-episode stint as “Clive” on EastEnders in 2002 but it makes the most sense that, if you do know him, you know him as PC Joe Penhale on Doc Martin.
Clare Rushbrook, who portrayed Rachel Baldwin, has been seen on a few Masterpiece presentations. Currently, she is Pat Simms on Home Fires. She also played Mrs. Joe on Great Expectations (2012) and Karen Donnelly on Collision (2009). Continue reading