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Madeline Magellan, an investigative journalist, is the kind of journalist that generally sticks her nose in where it isn't wanted. While writing a story about the murder of a famous Artist she happens across a quiet but brilliant man named Jonathan Creek. Jonathan makes a living inventing magical tricks for Adam Klaus. Adam is a very famous magician but it is Jonathan that is the real genius behind Adam's illusions. Madeline (Maddy) and Jonathan team up to solve the Artist murder and then (for Jonathan with some reluctance) again team up to solve near-impossible cases. Over the stories, we see that Maddy is in love with Jonathan but Jonathan, being a shy person, doesn't show if he knows about Maddy's feeling for him but he loves solving the tricky mysteries that Maddy brings for his mind to solve... Written by
Lee Horton <Leeh@tcp.co.uk>
A very rare type of show, in that it is as funny as it is clever, and as entertaining as it is intelligent. The brilliance of Jonathon Creek, as is true of most Renwick productions, it seems, is it's ability to blend mind-bending wackiness with realistic and interesting characters. Surely one of the greatest shows currently being made, and I look forward to it's long run.
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