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Strike: Season 1

The Cuckoo's Calling 2017

  • 2017-08-27T21:00:00+01:00 on BBC One
  • 60 mins
  • 5 hours, 0 mins
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • Crime, Mystery, Drama
Cormoran Strike, an injured war veteran turned PI, and secretary Robin Ellacott seek the truth surrounding a mysterious death.

7 episodes

1x01 The Cuckoo's Calling (1)

  • Series Premiere

    2017-08-27T21:00:00+01:00 — 60 mins

Supermodel Lula Landry falls to her death from a Mayfair balcony. The police conclude that she committed suicide.

1x02 The Cuckoo's Calling (2)

  • 2017-08-28T21:00:00+01:00 — 60 mins

Strike tells the police that the circumstances of Rochelle's death merit further investigation but is dismissed. He seeks out Lula’s friends, the fashion designer Guy Somé and model Ciara Porter, and learns that Lula was looking for her biological family.

1x03 The Cuckoo's Calling (3)

  • 2017-09-03T21:00:00+01:00 — 60 mins

Robin gets key information from a salesgirl at the boutique Lula visited. Strike arrives just as Robin tries on a stunning green dress and he awkwardly averts his eyes as he explains his CCTV breakthrough - that a man left Lula’s wearing a Guy Somé hoodie.

1x04 The Silkworm (1)

  • 2017-09-10T21:00:00+01:00 — 60 mins

Strike is approached by Leonora Quine with a plea to locate her husband, the notorious writer Owen Quine, who has disappeared without a trace.

1x05 The Silkworm (2)

  • 2017-09-17T21:00:00+01:00 — 60 mins

In Yorkshire, Robin watches a TV interview with Fancourt where he aaccidentally reveals that he's read Bombyx Mori – despite his previous denials.