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 5 - Ghost Fever

What appears to be the ghost of Mr Pickles is spotted in the disused science lab - but can Moon and Red solve this paranormal mystery?

Further details

The reported sighting by a fellow pupil of a ghost in the disused science block, compels private detective Moon to try to become a temporary psychic investigator. April challenges Moon to prove that Devlin has made up the appearance of evil old Mr Pickles. Initially sceptical, Moon find his beliefs challenged when "evidence" of the supernatural seems to present itself. It's time for Moon and Red to set up a stakeout in the old lab. Armed with various gizmos designed to record evidence of paranormal activity, they wait. But things are not quite what they seem. Green smoke, mysterious banging and a gruesome monster - will the boys solve the mystery?

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 2nd February 2009
Time
4:35pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Rory Elrick Fletcher 'Half' Moon
Sebastian Charles Red Sharkey
Olivia Grant Mia Stone
Nicola Duffell April Devereaux
Marcus Nash Herod Sharkey
Marion Weaver Mercedes Pink
Rameet Zandhu Zara
Robert Carr Doobie
Jennifer Black Principal Quinn
Hilary Maclean Mrs Moon
Guest cast
Ralph Devlin Peter Devlin
Holly Hallam Xenia Rice
Sean O'Brien Freaky Bacon
Writing team
Drew Proffitt Script Editor
Jonathan Evans Writer
Production team
Marcus D.F. White Director
Jonathan Phillips Producer
Josephine Ward Executive Producer
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