Half Moon Investigations. Image shows from L to R: Red Sharkey (Sebastian Charles), Fletcher 'Half' Moon (Rory Elrick). Copyright: BBC.

Half Moon Investigations

BBC One comedy drama. 13 episodes (1 series) in 2009. Stars Rory Elrick, Sebastian Charles, Olivia Grant, Nicola Duffell, Robyn Milne, Kathleen Kidd, Marcus Nash and others.

Series 1, Episode 12 - A Kind Of Magic

School talent contest hopeful, hypnotist Ruby, casts a spell over her school colleagues.

Further details

Unpopular hypnotist Ruby is convinced that she will win the school talent contest while her fellow contender Nikky has to pull out when her costume is sabotaged. Could there be a connection? Moon, however, has more important things to worry about - his private investigator's badge has gone missing. But how much will this very personal loss cloud his professional judgement?

Broadcast details

Monday 23rd March 2009
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Rory Elrick Fletcher 'Half' Moon
Sebastian Charles Red Sharkey
Olivia Grant Mia Stone
Nicola Duffell April Devereaux
Robyn Milne Hazel Moon
Kathleen Kidd Genie Sharkey
Marion Weaver Mercedes Pink
Rameet Zandhu Zara
Robert Carr Doobie
Jennifer Black Principal Quinn
Guest cast
Ross Brown Mr Fey
Fiona Danskin Miss Morgan
Eleanor Forder Ruby
Emma Gallagher Nikki
Chris Parkinson Keith
Writing team
Hilary Frankland Script Editor
Robert Evans (as Rob Evans) Writer
Production team
Simon Hynd Director
Jonathan Phillips Producer
Josephine Ward Executive Producer

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