Murder In Successville. DI Sleet (Tom Davis). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions
Murder In Successville

Murder In Successville

  • TV comedy
  • BBC Three
  • 2015 - 2017
  • 18 episodes (3 series)

Hybrid semi-improvised comedy format in which celebrities join Tom Davis, as DCI Sleet, to solve murder investigations. Also features Liam Hourican, Nico Tatarowicz, Cariad Lloyd, Luke Kempner, Colin Hoult and Jenny Bede

Murder In Successville. DI Sleet (Tom Davis)

Key details

2015 - 2017
BBC Three
18 (3 series)
Tom Davis, Liam Hourican, Nico Tatarowicz, Cariad Lloyd, Luke Kempner, Colin Hoult and Jenny Bede
Toby Davies, Nico Tatarowicz, Tom Davis, Liam Hourican and Aiden Spackman
James De Frond
Sophie Cousens, Avril Spary, Andy Brereton, Ed Sleeman and Pinki Chambers

A hybrid comedy, entertainment and murder mystery format.

The show is set in Successville, a fictional town brimming with celebrities such as 'Gordon Ramsey', 'Cheryl Cole', the Cowells and the Beckhams. The celebrity townsfolk are ridiculous versions of themselves and are played by an exciting pool of impressionists and comedians.

Successville is a surreal place that has an unfortunately high incidence of celebrity homicide. Attempting to keep a lid on it all is the great detective DI Sleet, who enlists the help of a real celebrity guest sidekick each week to solve the latest high profile homicide.

The real life celebrity has the daunting task of trying to make sense of this surreal world, walking the streets of Successville and attempting to solve a murder.

Additional details

Camera set-up
Single camera

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 6th May 2015 at 10pm on BBC Three
Most recent repeats

Recording details

  • Middlesex University - Filmed at a former Middlesex University student accommodation site in Cockfosters.

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