BBC America Renews “Dirk Gently”

BBC America has renewed its TV series “Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency” for a ten-episode second season which will bow in 2017.

Based on the novels by “Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy “author Douglas Adams, the serialized comedic thriller series follows the bizarre adventures of eccentric ‘holistic’ detective Dirk Gently (Samuel Barnett) and his reluctant assistant Todd (Elijah Wood), as they weave their way through a seemingly insane mystery every season, crossing unlikely paths with a bevy of wild and sometimes dangerous characters.

Max Landis penned the adaptation and exec produces with Robert Cooper, Arvind Ethan David, Zainir Aminullah, Ted Adams, David Ozer, David Alpert and Rick Jacobs. The season one finale airs December 10th at 9 p.m.

Source: BBC America