Dirk Gently


Corpses—cops—trap—cult—assassins—Pararibulitis—vampires—lottery ticket—kitten—corgi—EVERYTHING IS CONNECTED! Welcome to the world of Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency; a trippy mystery that thrusts a reluctant sidekick into the bizarre world of an unconventional detective who believes in the interconnectedness of all things. When washed-up rocker Todd Brotzman (Elijah Wood) stumbles upon the murder scene of a millionaire, all hell breaks loose. Eccentric detective, Dirk Gently (Samuel Barnett), wholly believes they’re destined to untangle the peculiar events surrounding the mystery together, whether Todd likes it or not! A collection of wild and dangerous characters’ further infiltrate and complicate their world, each episode landing them a few random steps closer to uncovering the truth.  Penned by Max Landis (American Ultra, Chronicle), Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency is an adaptation of the wildly popular novels by Douglas Adams (A Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy).


Official Dirk Gently site on BBCA

Samuel Barnett ... Dirk Gently
Elijah Wood ... Todd Brotzman
Hannah Marks ... Amanda Brotzman
Fiona Dourif ... Bart Curlish
Jade Eshete ... Farah Black
Mpho Koaho ... Ken
Michael Eklund ... Martin
Dustin Milligan ... Sgt. Hugo Friedkin
Neil Brown Jr. ... Esteves
Aaron Douglas ... Gordon Rimmer

Series Directed By:
Paco Cabezas ... (2 episodes)
Tamra Davis ... (2 episodes)
Michael Patrick Jann ... (2 episodes)
Dean Parisot ... (2 episodes)

Series Writing Credits:
Douglas Adams
Max Landis ... (created by)
Andrew Black ... (2 episodes)
Robert C. Cooper ... (1 episode)

Produced By:
Kim Todd, Justin Lillehei, Ben Brafman, Andrew Black, Zoe Neary

Executive Producers:
Ted Adams and David Ozer of IDW Entertainment; Max Landis, Arvind Ethan David, Zainir Aminullah, Robert C. Cooper, David Alpert, Rick Jacobs