Agatha Raisin. Agatha Raisin (Ashley Jensen)
Agatha Raisin

Agatha Raisin

  • TV comedy drama
  • Sky One / Sky Max
  • 2014 - 2022
  • 27 episodes (4 series)

Crime-solving comedy drama starring Ashley Jensen as an amateur detective. Also features Jamie Glover, Mathew Horne, Matt McCooey, Jason Barnett, Lucy Liemann and more.

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Series 2, Episode 1 - The Wizard Of Evesham - Part 1

Agatha Raisin. Image shows from L to R: Agatha Raisin (Ashley Jensen), Johnny Shawpart (James Lance)
Returning to the quaint hamlet after a spell away, Agatha is embroiled in another mystery when her arrogant but brilliant hair stylist, dubbed "The Wizard of Evesham", becomes the centre of a maelstrom involving blackmail, conspiracy and murder.


The two parts of this story are billed in some places as one single episode. It was first published by streaming service Acorn TV in the US on 19 November 2018, in a single 90-minute edit.

Broadcast details

Friday 12th July 2019
Sky One
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 13th July 2019 9:00pm Sky2
Thursday 18th July 2019 11:00pm Sky1
Friday 29th November 2019 9:00pm Sky1
Thursday 16th April 2020 9:00pm Sky2
Monday 14th March 2022 9:00pm Sky Max
Saturday 19th March 2022 7:00pm Sky Max

Cast & crew

Ashley Jensen Agatha Raisin
Mathew Horne Roy Silver
Matt McCooey DC Bill Wong
Jason Barnett DI Wilkes
Lucy Liemann Sarah Bloxby
Jason Merrells Sir Charles Fraith
Katy Wix Gemma Simpson
Marcia Warren Mrs Boggle
Guest cast
James Lance Johnny Shawpart
Andrea Lowe Eve Pembery
Caroline Loncq Deirdra Darry
Kate Lamb Liza Friendly
Amy Dolan Josie Darbourne
Asan N'Jie Gaz Towler
Elizabeth Carling Maggie Henderson
Paul Bullion Rob Friendly
Writing team
Abi Arthur Script Editor
Julia Gilbert Writer
Production team
Roberto Bangura Director
Guy Hescott Producer
Michele Buck Executive Producer
Barry Ryan Executive Producer
David Walton (as David A. Walton) Executive Producer
Shane Murphy Executive Producer
Ian Strachan Line Producer
Rob Platt Editor
Ian Fisher Production Designer
Susie Parriss Casting Director
Sue Thomson Costume Designer
Al Beech Director of Photography
Helen Tucker Make-up Designer
Rupert Gregson-Williams Composer
Evan Jolly Composer
Joanna Crow 1st Assistant Director

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