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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 3, Episode 4 - Ghost's Forge

When Maddy's glamorous former colleague Mimi Trantor turns up with a mystery in an old house in Norfolk, it's all change. Jonathan turns investigator, as Maddy finds herself turning into an illusionist...

Broadcast details

Saturday 18th December 1999
50 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 16th March 2011 11:00pm W
Sunday 24th April 2011 8:00pm W
Saturday 27th August 2011 9:00pm W
Sunday 28th August 2011 1:25pm W
Saturday 5th November 2011 8:25pm W
Sunday 6th November 2011 4:55pm Sky1
Sunday 5th February 2012 4:00pm W
Sunday 5th February 2012 10:00pm W
Thursday 14th June 2012 9:00pm W
Friday 15th June 2012 2:00pm W
Friday 20th September 2013 9:00pm Drama
Saturday 21st September 2013 8:00pm Drama
Sunday 13th April 2014 10:00pm Drama
Monday 14th April 2014 9:00pm Drama
Friday 23rd May 2014 1:00am W
Friday 5th December 2014 9:00pm Drama
Saturday 6th December 2014 8:00pm Drama
Friday 19th December 2014 10:20pm W
Monday 22nd December 2014 6:00pm W
Monday 29th December 2014 9:00pm Drama
Thursday 27th August 2015 9:00pm Drama
Saturday 19th December 2015 10:20pm Drama
Friday 26th February 2016 10:00pm Drama
Friday 10th June 2016 9:00pm Drama
Saturday 11th June 2016 8:00pm Drama
Saturday 1st October 2016 9:00pm W
Saturday 25th December 2021 9:05pm Drama
Thursday 28th April 2022 8:00pm Drama
Saturday 26th November 2022 12:40pm Drama
Sunday 28th May 2023 8:55pm Drama
Sunday 1st October 2023 11:05pm Drama

Cast & crew

Alan Davies Jonathan Creek
Caroline Quentin Maddy Magellan
Stuart Milligan Adam Klaus
Guest cast
Kezi Silverstone Cindy
Gina Bellman Samantha
Lysette Anthony Mimi Tranter
Mark Aiken Robin Priest
Sarah Stephens (as Sara Stephens) Shirley Priest
Jim Bowen Duggie Dawson
Nicholas Amer Bill
Writing team
David Renwick Writer
Production team
Richard Holthouse Director
Verity Lambert Producer

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