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

Murder In Successville

BBC Three comedy in which celebrities solve crimes. 18 episodes (3 series), 2015 - 2017. Stars Tom Davis, Liam Hourican, Nico Tatarowicz, Cariad Lloyd and others.

Murder In Successville. Image shows from L to R: Deborah Meaden, DI Sleet (Tom Davis). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Series 1, Episode 3 - Dead, Rich And Famous

DCI Sleet is joined by Deborah Meaden to find out who killed Lady Gaga.

Further details

DI Sleet is joined by Dragons' Den star Deborah Meaden to find out who killed Lady Gaga.

The suspects are:

Lady Cheryl Fernandez Versini - Lady Gaga's gorgeous niece.

Boris Johnson - the retired scoutmaster who was in love with Lady Gaga.

Nicki Minaj - the invalid aunt who lives in the basement.

Jay Z - the suspicious butler.

Having met all the suspects, Sleet gathers all the houseguests in one room to sum up the case. Meaden must decide who killed Lady Gaga, and as ever in Successville it's a matter of life and death.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 20th May 2015
BBC Three
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Tom Davis DI Sleet
    Liam Hourican Gordon Ramsay
    Guest cast
    Jenny Bede Nicki Minaj
    Marek Larwood Boris Johnson
    Jason Lewis Jay Z
    Cariad Lloyd Cheryl Fernandez-Versini
    Rachel Parris Lady Gaga
    Deborah Meaden Self
    Writing team
    Toby Davies Writer
    Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
    Jenny Bede Writer (Additional Material)
    Liam Hourican Writer (Additional Material)
    Cariad Lloyd Writer (Additional Material)
    Marek Larwood Writer (Additional Material)
    Jason Lewis Writer (Additional Material)
    Rachel Parris Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    James De Frond Director
    Sophie Cousens Series Producer
    Andy Brereton Executive Producer
    Ed Sleeman Executive Producer
    Calum Ross Editor
    Antony Cartlidge Production Designer
    Waen Shepherd Composer


    Deborah Meaden questions Cheryl Fernandez-Versini

    Deborah queries Sleet and Cheryl's relationship. Cheryl in turn queries Sleet and Deborah's relationship.

    Featuring: Tom Davis (DI Sleet), Cariad Lloyd (Cheryl Fernandez-Versini), Deborah Meaden.

    Deborah Meaden & DI Sleet share a bed

    Sleet discusses his marriage with Deborah Meaden, whilst sharing a bed... and suprising things occur!

    Featuring: Tom Davis (DI Sleet), Deborah Meaden.


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