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

Episode menu

Series 3, Episode 6 - The Big Sleet

In this retrospective of Murder In Successville's best bits, Sleet is having some self-reflection as he faces his toughest decision to date.

Further details

Last week ended in an epic cliff-hanger, DI Sleet's superhero alter-ego The Rattman was left in a life-or-death scenario at the hands of supervillain The Termite. Now, in this retrospective of Murder In Successville's best bits, Sleet is having some self-reflection as he faces his toughest decision to date. He must turn his back on one of his personas forever. But will it be Sleet the cop, or Sleet the superhero?

Broadcast details

Wednesday 24th May 2017
BBC Three
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 28th May 2017 11:15pm BBC1
Monday 29th May 2017 12:00am BBC1 Scot

Cast & crew

Tom Davis DI Sleet
Liam Hourican Gordon Ramsay
Nico Tatarowicz Sid Lowecroft
Guest cast
Harry Peacock Niall Horan
Tony Way Harry Styles
Ellie White Cara Delevingne
Cariad Lloyd Hillary Clinton
Lydia Fraser Beyonce
Luke Kempner Bear Grylls
Jamie Laing Self
Deborah Meaden Self
Chris Kamara Self
Richard Osman Self
Professor Green Self
Terry Mynott Scott the Rat (Voice)
Writing team
Toby Davies Writer
Tom Davis Writer
Liam Hourican Writer (Additional Material)
Nico Tatarowicz Script Editor
Joel Morris Writer
Jason Hazeley Writer
James Menzies Writer
Lucien Young Writer
Matt Morgan Writer
Cariad Lloyd Writer (Additional Material)
Harry Peacock Writer (Additional Material)
Tony Way Writer (Additional Material)
Ellie White Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
James De Frond Director
Adam Jenkins 1st Assistant Director
Jon Jennings 1st Assistant Director
Avril Spary Producer
Andy Brereton Executive Producer
Pinki Chambers Executive Producer
Tom Davis Associate Producer
Sophie Cousens 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
Nicola Schuller Make-up Designer
Jody Williams Make-up Designer


Preview - Murder in Successville

I'm not a great fan of BBC schedulers and planners. Murder in Successville is one of the most creative and funny improv comedies today and yet it has been shamefully squirreled away on BBC3.

Gareth Hargreaves, On The Box, 28th May 2017

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