Agatha Raisin. Agatha Raisin (Ashley Jensen).

Agatha Raisin

Sky One comedy drama about an amateur detective. 15 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 2014 - 2019. Stars Ashley Jensen, Mathew Horne, Katy Wix, Jamie Glover and others.

Another series is in development.

Agatha Raisin. Agatha Raisin (Ashley Jensen).

Agatha Raisin

Crime-based comedy drama starring Ashley Jensen as an amateur detective

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2014 - 2019
Channel
Sky One
Episodes
15   (1 pilot + 2 series)
Creator
M.C. Beaton
Starring
Ashley Jensen, Mathew Horne, Katy Wix, Jamie Glover, Matt McCooey, Jason Barnett, Lucy Liemann, Rhashan Stone and others
Writers
Stewart Harcourt and Chris Murray
Director
Geoffrey Sax
Producers
Matthew Mulot and Guy Hescott

Agatha Raisin, PR whizz, gives up her successful life in London, landing with a bang in the quiet village of Carsely with hopes of beginning a new dream life.

Bored, lonely and used to getting her own way, Agatha finds that life in the Cotswolds isn't quite the picture-perfect existence she imagined... and when her highflying city attitude is met with puzzlement and suspicion from country locals, Agatha enlists the few allies she can find.

Among them are DC Bill Wong, a lovelorn local policeman, Gemma Simpson, her suffer-no-fools cleaning lady, and Roy Silver, a faithful former assistant from London. But with her unique brand of feisty truth telling finding little favour, it seems the community is not quite ready for the acerbic Agatha.

Production Details

Production companies
Also known as
  • Agatha Raisin And The Quiche Of Death (Pilot)
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 7th June 2016 on Sky One at 9pm
Last new broadcast
Friday 26th July 2019 on Sky One at 10pm
Last repeat
Friday 2nd August 2019 at 12:00am

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