Jonathan Creek. Jonathan Creek (Alan Davies). Copyright: BBC.

Jonathan Creek

BBC One comedy drama mystery series. 32 episodes (5 series), 1997 - 2016. Stars Alan Davies, Caroline Quentin, Stuart Milligan, Julia Sawalha and others.

Series 1, Episode 5 - The House Of Monkeys

Elliot Strange's husband has been murdered - in a locked room with bars on the windows - and the chief suspect is a gorilla! Cue Jonathan and Maddy...

Broadcast details

Saturday 7th June 1997
60 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Alan Davies Jonathan Creek
    Caroline Quentin Maddy Magellan
    Guest cast
    Charles Kay Elliott Strange
    Annette Crosbie Ingrid Strange
    Sara Markland Cathy Strange
    Simon Day Jordan Strange
    Selina Cadell D.I. Masterson
    Barnaby Kay D.C. Spelling
    Writing team
    David Renwick Writer
    Production team
    Sandy Johnson Director
    Susan Belbin Producer

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