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Father Brown 

Series inspired by the stories of GK Chesterton; a Catholic priest has a knack for solving mysteries in his English village.
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Series cast summary:
Mark Williams ...  Father Brown 90 episodes, 2013-2020
Sorcha Cusack ...  Mrs McCarthy 90 episodes, 2013-2020
John Burton ...  Sergeant Goodfellow 72 episodes, 2014-2020
Jack Deam ...  Inspector Mallory 55 episodes, 2016-2020
Nancy Carroll ...  Lady Felicia 48 episodes, 2013-2020
Alex Price ...  Sid Carter 46 episodes, 2013-2020
Emer Kenny ...  Bunty 44 episodes, 2017-2020
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Series inspired by the stories of GK Chesterton; a Catholic priest has a knack for solving mysteries in his English village.

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Trivia

Mark Williams glasses reflect purple in direct light. That indicates they have an anti-reflective coating. See more »

Goofs

In one of the episodes a revolver is shown with one empty chamber to demonstrate that one shot was fired. However the casing should still have been there since revolvers do not eject them. See more »

Connections

Remake of Father Brown (1974) See more »

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It's glorious viewing.
27 December 2017 | by Sleepin_DragonSee all my reviews

It is wonderful to see Father Brown move into its seventh series, the show is quite wonderful, it's such easy viewing, it's funny, of course it's intriguing, it's just a great family show. Of course I love the heavy and complex mystery dramas on virtually every week, but there are times when you just want to sit back and watch a cosy, safe murder mystery. Forty five minutes of engaging, entertaining mystery, a genre which had seemed almost dead. Mark Williams has managed to inject something into the character of Father Brown, his performances are superb, he's a joy to watch, as are all of the cast. There have been a few duff episodes, but for every bad one there's a quality one, the likes of The Owl of Minerva and The Bride of Christ, they are great viewing. It comes as no surprise to me that the show is a big international success, I love it.


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