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I Was Hired To Investigate… By The Victim Teaser: Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency!

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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…).

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Comic-Con 2016: Unseen Trailer: Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency!

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BBC America presented the first look trailer for Max Landis’ take on Douglas Adams’ Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency at Comic-Con 2016 today.

It’s geo-blocked so I have no idea if it’s any good, but I have high hopes. Check it out after the break and let me know in the comments if you think it’s intriguing and/or fun.

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Elijah Wood Joins Dirk Gently!

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BBC America’s original scripted series Dirk Gently has cast Elijah Wood in the role of Todd. Based on Douglas Adams’ Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency novels, the series is being written by Max Landis of Chronicle fame.

Dirk Gently is a detective who has an unusual method – essentially letting the universe bring clues and direction to him. Todd is slightly less than a partner but definitely more than a sidekick – being as how he’s infinitely more competent in many areas that Dirk. He is also not a good person – though he’s not really a bad one, either…

Dirk Gently is slated for a fall premiere. For more, follow the jump.

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