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Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency 

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Holistic detective Dirk Gently investigates cases involving the supernatural.

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Series cast summary:
Samuel Barnett ...  Dirk Gently 18 episodes, 2016-2017
Elijah Wood ...  Todd Brotzman 18 episodes, 2016-2017
Hannah Marks ...  Amanda Brotzman 18 episodes, 2016-2017
Jade Eshete ...  Farah Black 17 episodes, 2016-2017
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Dustin Milligan ...  Sgt. Hugo Friedkin 16 episodes, 2016-2017
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Osric Chau ...  Vogel 15 episodes, 2016-2017
Michael Eklund ...  Martin 14 episodes, 2016-2017
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Zak Santiago ...  Cross 13 episodes, 2016-2017
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John Stewart ...  Bob Boreton 8 episodes, 2017
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Centers on the titular holistic detective who investigates cases involving the supernatural. Based on the "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency" novel series, written by Douglas Adams and published by Simon and Schuster in 1987.

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22 October 2016 (USA) See more »

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The car in the tree in season 2 references Douglas Adams's The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by having an odometer reading of 42 miles. See more »

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The trainspotters need to get a life.
18 November 2016 | by flutesandrootsSee all my reviews

I will keep this short. You should watch this because is is sharp, funny, well written, well acted and engaging on many levels. Yes - I know it's nothing like the books. BBC UK tried that and it failed. Nobody has ever come close to doing Douglas Adams justice on screen because the insane intricacy and sheer scale of his stories make it impossible. BBC America has been very clever. They have taken the core concept and characters and done something utterly different with it. It is its own thing and stands on its own merits, which are many. If you are a person who gets terribly upset when a script is not faithful to the source material down to the last semi-colon, this show will make your brain implode. If, like me, you can let go of those expectations and enjoy what it is, rather than what you would like it to be, you might just enjoy it as much as I do. I love the books too and if I want the books, I read the books. This is a TV show and a pretty damn good one. If you can't separate the two, this is not for you. Try the UK version - but it ain't half as much fun.


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