Crimewatch UK (TV Series 1984– ) Poster

(1984– )


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Version of 

Aktenzeichen XY ungelöst (1967) (TV Series)

Referenced in 

Comic Relief: Behind the Nose (1992) (TV Movie)
Parodied in one of the skits from a previous Red Nose Day
The Fast Show: Cinc-cinci-cinquenta-cinquanta-chanco-chaucachauca-cinquento-pentos (1996) (TV Episode)
Someone says "I'm always telling Colin he should go on the tele" and he says "Yeah, Crimewatch!"
Asylum: Episode #1.5 (1996) (TV Episode)
Nobby was looking for this show when he stumbled across Jimi Hendrix.
Spaced: Epiphanies (1999) (TV Episode)
The quote "Last time I saw Mike he was on Crimewatch"
Playing the Field: Episode #5.5 (2002) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Matthew.
Top Gear: Episode #5.1 (2004) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during the news
Extras: Samuel L Jackson (2005) (TV Episode)
Maggie mentions there being lots of black actors on this show.
Keith Barret: Live (2005) (TV Special)
Reference to Crimewatch reconstruction
Three Men in a Boat: Three Men in a Boat: Part 1 (2006) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
Ideal: The Seance (2006) (TV Episode)
Moz (to Psycho Paul): "Do you really want to see yourself reconstructed on 'Crimewatch'?"
The Paul O'Grady Show: Episode #4.37 (2006) (TV Episode)
Paul says "I feel like I'm on Crimewatch here"
Have I Got News for You: Episode #32.8 (2006) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
Eagle vs Shark (2007)
"What is this, 'Crimewatch'?"
Have I Got News for You: Episode #34.1 (2007) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
Clatterford: Episode #2.4 (2008) (TV Episode)
character references series by name
That Mitchell and Webb Look: Episode #2.1 (2008) (TV Episode)
One of the shows Robert Webb mentions when he asks if every show has its own garden.
How TV Changed Britain: Cops (2008) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
Skins: Everyone (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
EastEnders: Episode dated 18 September 2009 (2009) (TV Episode)
Denise says, "Yes, I have actually seen Crimewatch but, you know what, funnily enough I'm not a murderer."
The Big Fat Quiz of the Year (2010) (TV Special)
Referenced by name
The Inbetweeners: Camping Trip (2010) (TV Episode)
Will refers to the series.
A History of Horror with Mark Gatiss: The American Scream (2010) (TV Episode)
The show is mentioned.
Skins: Franky (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
EastEnders: Episode dated 3 May 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Shirley says "Hev, you cannot go meet a bloke that you've never met. This is like an episode of Crimewatch."
Sherlock: A Scandal in Belgravia (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
EastEnders: Episode dated 1 March 2012 (2012) (TV Episode)
Ian says about Tiffany: "Give it five years, she'll be on Crimewatch."
Have I Got News for You: Episode #43.3 (2012) (TV Episode)
Damien Lewis jokes that Chris Packham will next appear on Crimewatch.
The Ricky Gervais Show: Armed Forces (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Ricky
Bad Education: School Trip (2012) (TV Episode)
Alfie says that he'll watch the reconstruction of Rosie's blind date on "Crimewatch".
Moone Boy: George's Bucket List (2015) (TV Episode)
Declan Mannion refers to the reconstructions on the series.
Go for It: Christmas Special (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Stephen.

Featured in 

Only Fools and Horses....: Fatal Extraction (1993) (TV Episode)
Raquel is watching the show while ironing
Screenwipe: Episode #1.3 (2006) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
This Week: Episode dated 21 June 2007 (2007) (TV Episode)
Shows clips before talking to Nick Ross.
Screenwipe: Review of the Year 2007 (2007) (TV Episode)
Clip shown.
How TV Changed Britain: Cops (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown
BBC News 8pm Summary: Episode dated 21 January 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
The Wright Stuff: Episode #20.105 (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip shown from Sonali Shah's latest work.
Too Much TV: Episode #1.18 (2016) (TV Episode)
Clip shown and discussed.

Spoofed in 

Drop the Dead Donkey: Crime Time (1994) (TV Episode)
Crime Time spoofs the format of Crimewatch UK.
The Kevin Bishop Show: Episode #1.6 (2008) (TV Episode)
"Crime Watch Dog"

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