BBC Home entertainment is looking to add a little mystery to your life beginning with the home video release of Sherlock: Season Four on January 24th, and Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency (now available in the US).
Whether you, or someone you know, loves William Shakespeare, The Doctor, Swedish detective Kurt Wallander or Douglas Adams’ Girk Gently, BBC Home Entertainment has a DVD or Blu-ray set for you.
Just in time for the holidays, the company is releasing several gift sets that cover all your bases, including The BBC Shakespeare 400th Anniversary Gift Set, Wallander: The Complete Collection, Wild Africa/Tiny Giants Ultra High-Definition, the original Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency and more.
Dirk Gently goes full weird; Doctor Who has a superheroic Christmas and it’s the first appearance of Doctor Who spin-off, Class! These are just some of the revelations in store for Whovians today at New York Comic-Con 2016.
The Doctor will be in at New York Comic-Con 2016 – and he’s bring friends. BBC America will host panels for Doctor Who, Doctor Eho spin-off Class, and Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency at the Con – which runs from October 6-9.
Whovians will meet new Companions Pearl Mackie (Bill) and Matt Lucas (Nardole) – and get a sneak peek at what lies ahead for Peter Capaldi’s Doctor.
The first ever Class Panel includes stars Greg Austin, Fady Elsayed, Sophie Hopkins and Vivian Oparah along with Patrick Ness and Brian Minchin. A discussion will follow a sneak peek.
The world premiere screening of Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency will be followed by a Q&A with stars Samuel Barnett, Hannah Marks, Jade Eshete, Mpho Koaho and Fiona Dourif, writer and executive producer Max Landis and showrunner Robert Cooper.
Todd Brotzman was having a perfectly mundane life until he stumbled into a case being investigated by Dirk Gently.
Now He’s learning that everything is connected – and he’s not sure he really likes the idea, though it’s far too late.
Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency premieres on BBC America on Saturday, October 22nd (9/8C). Read on to learn more about this unique world that sprang from the mind of Douglas Adams (and watch a trailer or two…).
Production on BBC America’s new scripted dramedy, Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency, has begun with Sam Barnett (above) as Dirk Gently.
The series, created by Max Landis (Chronicle) and based on the novels by Douglas Adams, will spend its first season wending its way ‘through one big, seemingly insane mystery, crossing unlikely paths with a bevy of wild and sometimes dangerous characters.’
Along with news of the show’s production start comes news of new cast members – including Battlestar Galactica’s Aaron Douglas as ‘Gordon Rimmer, an enigmatic loser with an impressive series of horrible secrets.’
Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency will premiere in Fall 2016. Follow the jump for further details.