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Jonathan Creek

Jonathan Creek

  • TV comedy drama
  • BBC One
  • 1997 - 2016
  • 32 episodes (5 series)

Comedy drama following a creator of magical illusions who finds his expertise suited to solving murders and mysteries. Stars Alan Davies, Caroline Quentin, Stuart Milligan, Julia Sawalha, Adrian Edmondson and more.

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Series 2, Episode 1 - Danse Macabre

The Halloween murder of a best-selling writer could have come straight from her own chillers. Jonathan is busy with an opera-singing stripper and a bath, so has Maddy learned enough about the illusory arts to solve this case alone?

Broadcast details

Saturday 24th January 1998
55 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 23rd July 2011 8:00pm W
Sunday 24th July 2011 3:00pm W
Saturday 8th October 2011 7:25pm W
Sunday 9th October 2011 4:00pm W
Sunday 8th January 2012 3:00pm W
Sunday 8th January 2012 9:00pm W
Thursday 10th May 2012 9:00pm W
Wednesday 5th September 2012 9:00pm W
Thursday 6th September 2012 8:00pm W
Monday 17th December 2012 11:00am W
Monday 17th December 2012 5:00pm W
Friday 12th July 2013 9:00pm Drama
Saturday 13th July 2013 6:00pm Drama
Wednesday 20th November 2013 9:00pm Drama
Sunday 9th February 2014 10:30pm Drama
Monday 10th February 2014 9:00pm Drama
Saturday 15th March 2014 11:00am W
Friday 3rd October 2014 9:00pm Drama
Saturday 4th October 2014 8:00pm Drama
Friday 7th November 2014 10:20pm W
Saturday 8th November 2014 7:00pm W
Tuesday 25th August 2015 9:00pm Drama
Saturday 17th October 2015 9:00pm Drama
Monday 15th February 2016 10:00pm Drama
Friday 8th April 2016 9:00pm Drama
Saturday 9th April 2016 8:00pm Drama
Saturday 30th July 2016 9:00pm W
Saturday 18th December 2021 8:00pm Drama
Thursday 17th February 2022 8:00pm Drama
Saturday 29th October 2022 2:55pm Drama
Sunday 23rd April 2023 12:50pm Drama
Sunday 23rd April 2023 7:40pm Drama
Sunday 3rd September 2023 10:00pm Drama
Saturday 9th September 2023 1:50pm Drama

Cast & crew

Alan Davies Jonathan Creek
Caroline Quentin Maddy Magellan
Stuart Milligan Adam Klaus
Guest cast
Peter Davison Reverend Stephen Claithorne
Pippa Haywood Lorna Claithorne
Meg Davies Emma Lazarus
Mark Caven Tom Terici
Gavan O'Herlihy Hal Drucker
Christopher Adamson The Stalker
Martina Laird Bridget
Frankie Park Tessa
Jimmi Harkishin Gary Lobo
Keith Morris Waiter
Justin Alexis Nathan
Writing team
David Renwick Writer
Production team
Sandy Johnson Director
Verity Lambert Producer

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