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

Dirk Gently

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

Video Clips

Fleeing the Police

Fleeing from the police and DI Gilks across the rooftops outside their office Dirk and Macduff are intrigued to learn that their latest client -- the beautiful and scatty Melinda Fulstone (Lisa Dillon) - has been the victim of stalking.

From Series 1, Episode 3. Featuring: Stephen Mangan (Dirk Gently), Darren Boyd (Richard MacDuff), Jason Watkins (DI Gilks), Lisa Jackson (Janice Pearce), Lisa Dillon (Melinda Fulstone).

Missing Robot

Investigating a missing robot Dirk questions one of the University's smartest Professors. His methods of detection are challenged as the Professor questions the practicalities of using quantum theory to solve crime. Dirk chooses to avoid going into details.

From Series 1, Episode 2. Featuring: Stephen Mangan (Dirk Gently), Darren Boyd (Richard MacDuff).

Pizza Stakeout

Dirk and Richard are on a stakeout. Interrupted by the arrival of a pizza delivery, Dirk points out that since the pizza is over an hour late it should be free.

From Series 1, Episode 1. Featuring: Stephen Mangan (Dirk Gently), Darren Boyd (Richard MacDuff).

Series 1 Trailer

The trailer for the first series of Dirk Gently.

Featuring: Stephen Mangan (Dirk Gently), Darren Boyd (Richard MacDuff).

Dirk Gently Pilot - Preview

Dirk has worked out that Richard may be the connection linking all the events surrounding the disappearance of Henry the cat. He suggests that hypnotising Richard may be the way to find out more....

From Pilot. Featuring: Stephen Mangan (Dirk Gently), Darren Boyd (Richard MacDuff).