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‘Grantchester’ Season 3

Everyone’s favorite whiskey-swilling, cigarette-smoking, crime-solving, pregnant best friend-kissing country vicar is back! Grantchester kicked off its third season on PBS last night with a sordid holiday mystery: Who killed a wealthy man the night before his wedding to a much younger woman? Meanwhile, Sidney Chambers (James Norton) has to contend with the drama surrounding his tryst with his pregnant lady love, Amanda (Morven Christie). Are they living in sin or providing each other salvation? (Oh, and Leonard wants to turn the Christmas Nativity play into a Brechtian production, which isn’t important, but is nonetheless charming.)

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