Shakespeare & Hathaway - Private Investigators. Image shows from L to R: Frank Hathaway (Mark Benton), Luella Shakespeare (Jo Joyner). Copyright: BBC.

Shakespeare & Hathaway - Private Investigators

BBC One comedy drama about two detectives. 30 episodes (3 series), 2018 - 2020. Stars Mark Benton, Jo Joyner, Patrick Walshe McBride, Amber Aga and others.

Another series is in development.
Series 2, Episode 4 is repeated on Drama on Saturday at 8pm.

Shakespeare & Hathaway - Private Investigators. Image shows from L to R: Megan Poins (Me'sha Bryan), Eddie Monmouth (Vic Reeves), Joseph JJ Jacques (Ted Robbins).

Series 3, Episode 1 - How The Rogue Roar'd

When the duo are hired to help close down an old Bingo Hall, Frank is surprised to find an old enemy at work - but what is he really up to?

Broadcast details

Monday 3rd February 2020
45 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Mark Benton Frank Hathaway
Jo Joyner Luella Shakespeare
Patrick Walshe McBride Sebastian Brudenell
Tomos Eames DS Keeler
Yasmin Kaur Barn PC Viola Deacon
Guest cast
Vic Reeves (as Jim Moir) Eddie Monmouth
Josette Simon Henrietta Bolingbroke
Ted Robbins Joseph JJ Jacques
Marlene Sidaway Bo Quickly
Me'sha Bryan Megan Poins
Nathan Harmer Lucky Green
Writing team
Lyn Washbrook Script Editor
Matthew Cooke Writer
Vincent Lund Writer
Production team
Jennie Paddon Director
Caroline Slater Producer
Ceri Meyrick Executive Producer
Helen Munson Executive Producer

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