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 9 - President Herod

Half Moon and his investigating partner, former bad boy, Red Sharkey try to discover who is behind a nasty smear campaign.

Further details

Red's brother Herod is elected as Year Rep and this class clown's popularity soars as he decides to implement some rather outlandish plans. When pictures of Herod smashing the headlights of Headmistress Quinn's car appear all over the school, it looks like a smear campaign has been launched by a mysterious foe. But clearing Herod's name could be a difficult job for private investigator Moon and his partner Red as they set out to restore his reputation. The main suspects are Herod's rival in the presidential race, but could the true culprit be much closer to home?

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 2nd March 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
Kathleen Kidd Genie Sharkey
Marcus Nash Herod Sharkey
Marion Weaver Mercedes Pink
Rameet Zandhu Zara
Robert Carr Doobie
Jennifer Black Principal Quinn
Russell Anderson Papa Sharkey
Guest cast
Sam Stopford Martin
Natasha Watson Anoushka
Writing team
Joe Williams Writer
Hilary Frankland Script Editor
Paul Rose Writer
Production team
Simon Hynd Director
Jonathan Phillips Producer
Josephine Ward Executive Producer
Calum Ross Editor
Laura Donnelly Production Designer
Iain Cook Composer
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