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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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Cast

Series cast summary:
Mark Williams ...  Father Brown 80 episodes, 2013-2019
Sorcha Cusack ...  Mrs McCarthy / ... 80 episodes, 2013-2019
John Burton ...  Sergeant Goodfellow 62 episodes, 2014-2019
Nancy Carroll ...  Lady Felicia 47 episodes, 2013-2019
Alex Price ...  Sid Carter 45 episodes, 2013-2018
Jack Deam ...  Inspector Mallory 45 episodes, 2016-2019
Emer Kenny ...  Bunty / ... 34 episodes, 2017-2019
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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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UK

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English

Release Date:

14 January 2013 (UK) See more »

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Dolby Digital

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16:9 HD
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Filming takes place in the Gloucestershire village of Blockley using the church of Saints Peter and Paul (Church of England) as the St Mary Roman Catholic church of the series and the vicarage transformed into presbytery for Father Brown's residence. Other villages used are Winchcombe, Upper Slaughter, Kemerton, Sudeley Castle, and at Winchcombe railway station on the heritage Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway. At Sudeley Castle, the tithe barn and St Mary's Chapel are used. 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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Marvellous nonsense
1 February 2013 | by hilaryonphoneSee all my reviews

This is, as another reviewer quite rightly said: "utter tosh". Well of course it is. It is delightful, fluffy, nonsensical utter tosh and I say Thankyou for that. TV is missing more of this sort of silliness. It is so very easy to watch. If you blink you miss nothing but if you watch it without blinking, it is easy on the eyes/heart/soul. Sunday afternoon by the fire with a hot chocolate cupped in hand...THAT is what this programme is and I for one think they should be applauded for providing this 'niche service' for those of us who like a small slice of comfy 'utter tosh' in our otherwise frantic chaotic troublesome lives.


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