Inside No. 9. Image shows from L to R: Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith. Copyright: BBC.

Inside No. 9

BBC Two comedy drama created by Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith. 25 episodes (4 series), 2014 - 2018. Stars Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton.

Series 5 begins in 2019.

Inside No. 9. Image shows from L to R: Dr Jacob Tyler (Reece Shearsmith), Nina (Alexandra Roach), Professor Squires (Steve Pemberton). Copyright: BBC.

Series 3, Episode 3 - The Riddle Of The Sphinx

Nina thinks Professor Squires has all the answers when, actually, neither has a clue what the future holds.

Further details

Nina thinks Professor Squires has all the answers when, actually, neither has a clue what the future holds. They commence a battle of wits to solve a crossword puzzle and reveal the guardian of their fate. Dr Jacob Tyler joins the unravelling of the cryptic clues... but will they solve the riddle of the Sphinx?

Inside No. 9. Professor Squires (Steve Pemberton). Copyright: BBC.

Inside No. 9. Image shows from L to R: Professor Squires (Steve Pemberton), Nina (Alexandra Roach). Copyright: BBC.

Inside No. 9. Image shows from L to R: Professor Squires (Steve Pemberton), Dr Jacob Tyler (Reece Shearsmith). Copyright: BBC.

Notes

The crossword that this story was based around was published in The Guardian the morning of the show. Story

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 28th February 2017
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Guest cast
    Alexandra Roach Nina
    Steve Pemberton Professor Squires
    Reece Shearsmith Dr Jacob Tyler
    Writing team
    Reece Shearsmith Writer
    Steve Pemberton Writer
    Production team
    Joe Randall-Cutler Editor
    Simon Rogers Production Designer
    Guillem Morales Director
    Adam Tandy Producer
    Jon Plowman Executive Producer
    Christian Henson Composer
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