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Agatha Raisin 

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The Cotswolds-based PR guru turned amateur sleuth returns for a series of comedic murder-mysteries based on the books by M.C. Beaton.
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Ashley Jensen ...  Agatha Raisin 12 episodes, 2014-2018
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June Watson ...  Mrs. Josephs 5 episodes, 2014-2016
Tim Stern Tim Stern ...  Gene Harvey 5 episodes, 2014-2016
Maddie Monti Maddie Monti ...  Kyra Simpson 5 episodes, 2014-2016


The Cotswolds-based PR guru turned amateur sleuth returns for a series of comedic murder-mysteries based on the books by M.C. Beaton.

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26 December 2014 (UK) See more »

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Detektiv ved et tilfælde See more »

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Huge changes have been made from the books, Mrs Bloxby is an aging vicars wife in the books and Alf her husband a moaning old grumbler See more »


Follows Agatha Raisin: The Quiche of Death (2014) See more »

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Entertaining but a little bit clumsy
30 June 2016 | by hfhfdfseSee all my reviews

Agatha Raisin is a lighthearted crime comedy about a PR guru turned into amateur sleuth. The titular Agatha, having spend years working in PR industry, abandoned her career to enjoy simple life in a remote village. The place she moves to is quintessentially British - tea parties, garden competitions and so on...everybody is happy and friendly. Oh, this village made me wanna cry and scream. I wanna sell everything I have and move to England (dream on, after all these refugee crisis and the Brexit referendum it is hardly possible). OK, life seems perfect for Agatha but time and again some of her neighbors are found dead. The bumbling police officers are of no use and Agatha investigates the murders on her own. The problem with this series is that it just does not work as detective. All Agatha's investigations follow the same pattern: she sneaks into the crime scene and finds some important clue the police fails to notice. Then some brilliant idea suddenly comes to her and she knows who the murderer is. This is it. If seen as comedy the series is well done. There are lots of funny situations and dialogues that made me laugh. Some of the characters are really funny. But if compared to such masterpieces as Midsomer Murders or Inspector Lewis, Agatha Raisin may look rather silly. But all in all the series provides the audience with 45 minute worth of light entertainment.

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