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

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Series 3, Episode 1 - The Brass Gnome

Murder In Successville. Image shows from L to R: Richard Osman, DI Sleet (Tom Davis). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions
There's been another murder in Successville. This week a priceless piece of art is stolen from right under DI Sleet's nose, and Bjork is murdered in the process. Sleet and his new sidekick Richard Osman wade into art's black market underworld to catch their culprit. Find the art and they'll find their killer.

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Broadcast details

Wednesday 19th April 2017
BBC Three
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 22nd April 2017 11:15pm BBC1

Cast & crew

Tom Davis DI Sleet
Liam Hourican Gordon Ramsay
Guest cast
Jamie Demetriou Zayn Malik
Luke Kempner Arsene Wenger
Cariad Lloyd Hillary Clinton
Terry Mynott Bill Nighy
Ellie White Bjork
Richard Osman Self
Writing team
Tom Davis Writer
Liam Hourican Writer (Additional Material)
Nico Tatarowicz Script Editor
Matt Morgan Writer
Luke Kempner Writer (Additional Material)
Cariad Lloyd Writer (Additional Material)
Ellie White Writer (Additional Material)
Jamie Demetriou Writer (Additional Material)
Terry Mynott Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
James De Frond Director
Avril Spary Producer
Andy Brereton Executive Producer
Pinki Chambers Executive Producer
Tom Davis Associate Producer
Calum Ross Editor
Antony Cartlidge Production Designer
Lucy Williams Costume Designer
Roy Estabrook Director of Photography
Emilie Yong-Mills Make-up Designer
Waen Shepherd Composer
Katie Driscoll Graphics
Ed Tracy (as Edward Tracy) Animation
Adam Jenkins 1st Assistant Director


Life drawing with Hillary Clinton

Richard Osman and Hillary Clinton decide on a pose for Sleet in a life drawing class.

Featuring: Tom Davis (DI Sleet), Cariad Lloyd (Hillary Clinton) & Richard Osman.

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