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Detectorists 

Not Rated | | Comedy | TV Series (2014– )
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The lives of two eccentric metal detectorists, who spend their days plodding along ploughed tracks and open fields, hoping to disturb the tedium by unearthing the fortune of a lifetime.
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2017   2015   2014  
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...  Andy 19 episodes, 2014-2017
...  Lance 19 episodes, 2014-2017
...  Becky 18 episodes, 2014-2017
Gerard Horan ...  Terry 18 episodes, 2014-2017
Pearce Quigley ...  Russell 18 episodes, 2014-2017
...  Hugh 18 episodes, 2014-2017
Laura Checkley ...  Louise 16 episodes, 2014-2017
...  Sheila 16 episodes, 2014-2017
...  Varde 16 episodes, 2014-2017
...  Sophie 12 episodes, 2014-2015
...  Art 11 episodes, 2014-2017
...  Paul 11 episodes, 2014-2017
...  Kate 10 episodes, 2015-2017
Lucy Benjamin ...  Maggie 8 episodes, 2014-2017
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The lives of two eccentric metal detectorists, who spend their days plodding along ploughed tracks and open fields, hoping to disturb the tedium by unearthing the fortune of a lifetime.

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10 February 2014 (UK)  »

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Detektoristerna  »

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Mackenzie Crook actually owns the yellow Triumph TR7 that appears in many of the episodes. See more »

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Referenced in Armchair Detectives: Finders Keepers (2017) See more »

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Dry, Intelligent and Endearing
6 November 2014 | by See all my reviews

Mackenzie Crook's Detectorist's is not your average Sitcom, over the six episodes of the first series it delivers central characters who are desperately melancholy, yet intelligent. There are very few cliché's in this series. The story evolves, as do the characters with warmth and depth. The humour is dry and the belly laughs are few and far between, but what I found was a comedy of great sensitivity, with emotional depth and was ultimately deeply rewarding.I hope that if a second series is developed that it doesn't deviate from it's path because Detectorists (there's no apostrophe in Detectorists) really is gold. Detectorists is probably the most complete comedy sit com of all time, it's gentle humour really shines.


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