Dirk Gently. Image shows from L to R: Dirk Gently (Stephen Mangan), Richard MacDuff (Darren Boyd). Copyright: The Welded Tandem Picture Company.

Dirk Gently

BBC Four comedy drama about a detective. 4 episodes (pilot + 1 series), 2010 - 2012. Stars Stephen Mangan, Darren Boyd, Helen Baxendale, Jason Watkins and Lisa Jackson.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
Stephen Mangan Dirk Gently
Darren Boyd Richard MacDuff
Helen Baxendale Susan Harmison
Jason Watkins DI Gilks
Lisa Jackson Janice Pearce
Writing team
Howard Overman Writer
Matt Jones Writer
Jamie Mathieson Writer
Hannah Mackay Script Editor
Production team
Tom Shankland Director
Chris Carey Producer
Saurabh Kakkar Executive Producer
Brian Minchin Executive Producer
Howard Overman Executive Producer
Douglas Adams Creator

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