Jonathan Creek (UK)
Jonathan Creek (Alan Davies), a man who makes his living inventing the tricks for magician Adam Klaus (Stuart Milligan). Creek has a brilliantly lateral mind but is invariably enlisted, with not so subtle means, by investigative journalist Madeline Magellan (Caroline Quentin) to solve murders and other mysteries that apparently could not have happened but have.
Last EpisodeTV Special: The Clue of the Savant'… Aired: Apr. 01, 2013
When a corpse vanishes from a locked study, it is the first in a chain of dark mysteries.
Series Fun Facts
- The car Maddie Magellan drives in the series is a Volvo 240 GL Estate which had an automatic gearbox. The gear selector can be easily seen in the episode where Jonathan drives the Volvo for…
[show]The car Maddie Magellan drives in the series is a Volvo 240 GL Estate which had an automatic gearbox. The gear selector can be easily seen in the episode where Jonathan drives the Volvo for the first and only time.
- The windmill that Jonathan Creek lives in, is open to the public. It's in the town of Shipley, West Sussex, around 6 or 7 miles South of Horsham, England.
- Adam Klaus was originally to have been called Adam Faust, but this had to be changed when checks by the BBC's Legal Department revealed that there was a real-life magician with this name.