Jonathan Creek is a British television series created by David Renwick. It stars Alan Davies as Jonathan Creek, a magician and illusionist who helps the police solve crimes. The series first aired on BBC One in 1997 and ran for four series, with a fifth series airing in 2017. The fourth series of Jonathan Creek aired in 2003 and consisted of six episodes. The first episode, "The Grinning Man", is set in a wax museum and features a murder that is apparently committed by a wax figure. The second episode, "The Judas Kiss", is set in a theatre and features a murder that is apparently committed by a stage illusion. The third episode, "The Girl Who Died Twice", is set in a country house and features a murder that is apparently committed by a ghost. The fourth episode, "The House of Monkeys", is set in a mansion and features a murder that is apparently committed by a monkey. The fifth episode, "The Creeping Man", is set in a castle and features a murder that is apparently committed by a vampire. The sixth and final episode, "The Final Cut", is set in a film studio and features a murder that is apparently committed by a film director. Jonathan Creek is a well-written and entertaining series that features some clever and original mysteries. The series is also notable for its dark and humorous tone.

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Jonathan Creek - Series Four (1997)

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Jonathan Creek is a British television series created by David Renwick. It stars Alan Davies as Jonathan Creek, a magician and illusionist who helps the police solve crimes. The series first aired on BBC One in 1997 and ran for four series, with a fifth series airing in 2017. The fourth series of Jonathan Creek aired in 2003 and consisted of six episodes. The first episode, "The Grinning Man", is set in a wax museum and features a murder that is apparently committed by a wax figure. The second episode, "The Judas Kiss", is set in a theatre and features a murder that is apparently committed by a stage illusion. The third episode, "The Girl Who Died Twice", is set in a country house and features a murder that is apparently committed by a ghost. The fourth episode, "The House of Monkeys", is set in a mansion and features a murder that is apparently committed by a monkey. The fifth episode, "The Creeping Man", is set in a castle and features a murder that is apparently committed by a vampire. The sixth and final episode, "The Final Cut", is set in a film studio and features a murder that is apparently committed by a film director. Jonathan Creek is a well-written and entertaining series that features some clever and original mysteries. The series is also notable for its dark and humorous tone.

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Cast
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Alan Davies

Jonatha Creek
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Stuart Milligan

Adam Klaus
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Caroline Quentin

Maddy Magellan
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Julia Sawalha

Carla Borrego
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Hannah Gordon

Marella Carney
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Murray Melvin

Lionel Prekopp
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Kate Isitt

Charlotte
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Rik Mayall

D.I. Gideon Pryke
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Mary Tamm

Vivian Brodie
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Steven Berkoff

Herman Grole
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Matt Rippy

Bronson Peterman
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Bill Bailey

Kenny Starkiss
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Jay Benedict

Alan Kalanak
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James Saxon

Inspector Bullstrode
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Judy Parfitt

Constance Gessler
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Julia Ford

Delia Gunning
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Paul McGann

Hugo Dore
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Sheridan Smith

Joey Ross
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Ian McNeice

Father Roderick Alberic
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Gregor Henderson-Begg

Danny Dore
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Sandy Johnson

Director
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David Renwick

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Disc Releases
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Jonathan Creek: Season One

(DVD)

10/24/2006

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Jonathan Creek: Season Four

(DVD)

1/19/2010

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Jonathan Creek: Season Three

(DVD)

10/16/2007

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Jonathan Creek: The Specials

(DVD)

10/19/2010

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Jonathan Creek: Season Two

(DVD)

10/16/2007

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