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Seasons:
1 | 2
Release Date:
18 March 2000 (UK) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
Randall and Hopkirk are detective partners with a difference - one of them is a ghost! Full summary »
User Reviews:
Smart, funny and very modern See more (23 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 5 of 8)
Vic Reeves ... Marty Hopkirk (13 episodes, 2000-2001)
Bob Mortimer ... Jeff Randall (13 episodes, 2000-2001)

Emilia Fox ... Jeannie (12 episodes, 2000-2001)
Charlie Higson ... Bulstrode / ... (12 episodes, 2000-2001)

Tom Baker ... Prof. Wyvern (10 episodes, 2000-2001)
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Series Directed by
Charlie Higson (4 episodes, 2000-2001)
Mark Mylod (3 episodes, 2000)
Metin Hüseyin (3 episodes, 2001)
Rachel Talalay (2 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Writing credits
Charlie Higson (11 episodes, 2000-2001)
Jeremy Dyson (2 episodes, 2001)
Mark Gatiss (2 episodes, 2001)
Gareth Roberts (2 episodes, 2001)

Series Produced by
Analisa Barreto .... co-producer / associate producer (13 episodes, 2000-2001)
Charlie Higson .... producer (13 episodes, 2000-2001)
Simon Wright .... executive producer (13 episodes, 2000-2001)
Josh Dynevor .... line producer (7 episodes, 2001)
Sophie Siegle .... associate producer (7 episodes, 2001)
Liz Bunton .... line producer (6 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Original Music by
Murray Gold (13 episodes, 2000-2001)
 
Series Cinematography by
John Ignatius (13 episodes, 2000-2001)
 
Series Film Editing by
Annie Kocur (6 episodes, 2000-2001)
Bryan Dyke (3 episodes, 2000)
David G. Hill (3 episodes, 2001)

Antal Kovacs (unknown episodes)
 
Series Production Design by
Simon Waters (7 episodes, 2001)
Grenville Horner (6 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Costume Design by
June Nevin (13 episodes, 2000-2001)
 
Series Production Management
Liz Bunton .... production manager (unknown episodes)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jay Arthur .... first assistant director (7 episodes, 2001)
Janine Law .... third assistant director (6 episodes, 2000)
Trevor Puckle .... second assistant director (6 episodes, 2000)
Ken Shane .... first assistant director (6 episodes, 2000)
Peter Nightingale .... second assistant director (4 episodes, 2001)
 
Series Art Department
Madelaine Leech .... art director: on-camera (6 episodes, 2000)
Ian Tully .... production buyer (6 episodes, 2000)
Christopher Wyatt .... art department assistant (6 episodes, 2000)

Peter Rutherford .... production buyer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Colin Chapman .... supervising sound editor (13 episodes, 2000-2001)
Joe Gallagher .... dialogue editor (6 episodes, 2000)

Sefi Carmel .... foley mixer (unknown episodes)
Paul McFadden .... adr editor (unknown episodes)
Alan Snelling .... sound re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Special Effects by
David McGeary .... special effects (unknown episodes)
Nick P. Phillips .... special effects technician (unknown episodes)
Ed Smith .... special effects supervisor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Yoko Ishiguro .... digital artist (7 episodes, 2001)
Åsa Svedberg .... digital artist (7 episodes, 2001)

Antony Bluff .... visual effects producer (unknown episodes)
Jim Bowers .... 3D animator (unknown episodes)
Ciaran Crowley .... visual effects (unknown episodes)
Paul J. Franklin .... CGI supervisor: Double Negative Ltd (unknown episodes)
Gavin Graham .... technical director: series 2 (unknown episodes)
Pete Hanson .... studio manager: Double Negative (unknown episodes)
Matthew Holben .... visual effects supervisor: Double Negative (unknown episodes)
Rudi Holzapfel .... compositor: Double Negative (unknown episodes)
Elie Jamaa .... technical director (unknown episodes)
Jody Johnson .... digital compositor (unknown episodes)
Jesper Kjölsrud .... digital effects artist (unknown episodes)
Andrew Lockley .... digital compositor: series 2 (unknown episodes)
Steve MacPherson .... technical operations manager: Double Negative (unknown episodes)
Julian Mann .... digital effects artist (unknown episodes)
Fay McConkey .... visual effects producer: Double Negative (unknown episodes)
Charlie Noble .... visual effects supervisor (unknown episodes)
Marios Theodosi .... digital compositor (unknown episodes)
Giuliano Dionisio Vigano .... digital artist (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Adam Coles .... focus puller (7 episodes, 2001)
Colin Price .... electrician (7 episodes, 2001)
John Sturt .... electrician (7 episodes, 2001)
Iain Struthers .... clapper loader (6 episodes, 2000)
Ben Wilson .... first assistant camera (6 episodes, 2000)

Martin Foley .... camera operator (unknown episodes)
Amy Gilliam .... clapper loader dailies (unknown episodes)
Rupert Power .... Steadicam operator (unknown episodes)
Alan Stewart .... additional cinematographer: second unit (unknown episodes)
Tammo van Hoorn .... focus puller: second unit (unknown episodes)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Pookie Russell .... costume assistant (5 episodes, 2000)
 
Series Editorial Department
Ronan Hyder .... assistant editor (6 episodes, 2000)

Gerald Morris .... assistant editor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Music Department
Steve Parr .... music mixer / music recordist (6 episodes, 2000)

David Arnold .... composer: title theme (unknown episodes)
 
Series Other crew
Kas Braganza .... location manager (6 episodes, 2000)

Julie Brown .... script supervisor (unknown episodes)
Pat Karam .... location manager (unknown episodes)
Sarah Kaye .... production accountant (unknown episodes)
Rica Seeto .... assistant accountant (unknown episodes)
Amanda Wilkie .... production coordinator (unknown episodes)
 

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Runtime:
UK:50 min (13 episodes)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Many of the close ups of Jeff's hands during the series were performed by writer/producer/directer Charlie Higson, because Bob Mortimer's badly bitten fingernails were deemed unscreenworthy. According to Charlie Higson, 'Bob's hands are not that attractive. Mine, however, are quite gorgeous.'See more »
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3 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
Smart, funny and very modern, 20 April 2000
Author: Simon Underwood from Plymouth, England

Thank goodness someone producing British TV realises that some people out here have intelligence and understand sophisticated wit. Charlie Higson is one of those people. I never saw more than three episodes of the original show, but because this series stands on its own, we can disregard it.

All of the episodes so far have been well-constructed and work with the characters to develop them (the relationship between Jeff and Jeannie is very well done) but also manage to stand as entertaining on their own with Higson's directing of 'Paranoia' probably being the best yet. The editing and effects are superb, and whilst they are necessary they never intrude of the show itself, simply complimenting the writing. As for the acting...I never really found Reeves and Mortimor funny before, but in this they are both likeable and very good at being real characters as well. The casting of Tom Baker as Wyvern was just another masterstroke and Emilia Fox brings a heart to the show with Jeannie. The guest stars are always in the spirit of the show but never dominate.

All together superb. There is intelligent life in the world of 'Dateline: Jerusalem' and 'Whatever You Want' and it's responsible for this show.

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