A Touch Of Cloth. Image shows from L to R: Jack Cloth (John Hannah), Anne Oldman (Suranne Jones). Copyright: Zeppotron
A Touch Of Cloth

A Touch Of Cloth

  • TV comedy drama
  • Sky One
  • 2012 - 2014
  • 6 episodes (3 series)

Spoof crime drama following a series of murders and the emotionally stunted detective investigating them. Stars John Hannah, Suranne Jones, Julian Rhind-Tutt, Navin Chowdhry, Adrian Bower and more.

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A Touch Of Cloth, Episode 1 - Part One

A Touch Of Cloth. Image shows from L to R: Jack Cloth (John Hannah), Tom Boss (Julian Rhind-Tutt), Des Hairihan (Adrian Bower). Copyright: Zeppotron
Sleuthing collides with spoofing in the first part of this Charlie Brooker original comedy that tickles and twists crime drama clich├ęs. Starring John Hannah and Suranne Jones.

Preview clips

Broadcast details

Sunday 26th August 2012
Sky One
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 31st August 2012 10:00pm Sky1
Sunday 8th September 2013 9:00pm Sky1
Tuesday 10th September 2013 9:00pm Sky1
Monday 21st December 2015 9:00pm Pick TV

Cast & crew

John Hannah Jack Cloth
Suranne Jones Anne Oldman
Julian Rhind-Tutt Tom Boss
Navin Chowdhry Asap Qureshi
Adrian Bower Des Hairihan
Daisy Beaumont Dr Natasha Sachet
Guest cast
Raquel Cassidy Clare Hawkchurch
Theo Barklem-Biggs Darren Crossway
Shomarri Diaz Sebastian Feral-Hoodie
Oljan Genc Lord Quentin Tearaway
Brian Peck Albert Stafford
Toby Liszt PC Gilmore
Kate Fleetwood Kate Cloth
Elizabeth Bromby PC Cardboard Cutout
Jeany Spark Gemma
Elliot Levey Aiden Hawkchurch
Alex Beckett Max
Emma Campbell-Jones Gavina Duntish
Michael Simkins John Duntish
Gene Goodman Choir Boy
Geoffrey McGivern (as Geoff McGivern) Andy Preacherman
Henry Kelly Self
Writing team
Charlie Brooker Writer
Dan Maier (as Daniel Maier) Writer
Boris Starling Writer
Ben Caudell Writer (Additional Material)
Peter Holmes Writer (Additional Material)
Jason Hazeley Writer (Additional Material)
Joel Morris Writer (Additional Material)
Neil Webster Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Jim O'Hanlon Director
Adam Tandy Producer
Annabel Jones Executive Producer
Charlie Brooker Executive Producer
Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer
Colin Fair Editor
Simon Rogers Production Designer
Dru Masters Composer
Peter Holmes Composer


Sky Teaser Trailer

A teaser trailer for the show. "It's like a crime scene in there."

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