Death in Paradise

The WORST episodes of Death in Paradise

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

When a British Detective Inspector is transferred to the small Caribbean island of Sainte-Marie, he investigates intriguing murders with the local police team—while simultaneously trying to adapt to the Caribbean way of life.

Last Updated: 6/28/2022Network: BBC One
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Murder on Mosquito Island
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7.46
263 votes

#1 - Murder on Mosquito Island

Season 9 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/13/2020

A desert island survival course goes wrong when the leader—a trained survival expert and ex-SAS soldier—is found dead in the forest of a remote island near Saint Marie.

Directors: Richard Signy
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Death in the Salon
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7.47
260 votes

#2 - Death in the Salon

Season 9 - Episode 7 - Aired 2/20/2020

The team is left stumped when the owner of a hair salon is killed in front of her family without anyone seeing what happened.

Directors: Jennie Darnell
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Wish You Weren't Here
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7.48
313 votes

#3 - Wish You Weren't Here

Season 8 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/24/2019

Jack and the team are mystified when the TV presenter of a holiday programme is found drowned. The spotlight falls on the crew.

Directors: Sarah O'Gorman
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A Murder in Portrait
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7.50
271 votes

#4 - A Murder in Portrait

Season 9 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/16/2020

Jack and the team are put to the test when a celebrated artist is poisoned in her studio in confounding circumstances.

Directors: Ian Barber
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Episode 6
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7.52
152 votes

#5 - Episode 6

Season 11 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/11/2022

When a woman reports a murder and is then found strangled, the team are left wondering whether she was reporting her own murder.

Directors: Toby Frow
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Murder Most Animal
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7.53
343 votes

#6 - Murder Most Animal

Season 8 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/17/2019

Jack and the team uncover a nest of vipers when a zoo owner is killed with a tranquilliser dart and everyone has an alibi.

Directors: Stewart Svaasand
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La Murder Le Diablé
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7.53
285 votes

#7 - La Murder Le Diablé

Season 9 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/9/2020

New Year’s Eve celebrations are cut short when a masked man stabs a woman in her own home. Jack and the team must uncover the identity of the mystery murderer before they strike again.

Directors: Ian Barber
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Switcharoo
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7.54
275 votes

#8 - Switcharoo

Season 9 - Episode 5 - Aired 2/6/2020

The celebratory launch of a new luxury resort is cut short when a woman is found electrocuted in her hotel bathtub—with the door locked from the inside. It looks like a simple case of suicide, but with Jack no longer around to confirm Commissioner Selwyn’s suspicions, DI Neville Parker is temporarily flown over from Manchester to close the case.

Directors: Richard Signy
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Episode 7
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7.54
140 votes

#9 - Episode 7

Season 11 - Episode 7 - Aired 2/18/2022

A reggae rap artist is shot dead at a soundcheck for a concert. Things prove uncomfortable for Marlon when he discovers a personal connection to the crime.

Directors: Ruth Carney
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Tour De Murder
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7.55
253 votes

#10 - Tour De Murder

Season 9 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/23/2020

Jack’s romance with Anna blossoms while he and the rest of the team investigate the mysterious death of a cyclist during a race.

Directors: Paulette Randall
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Pirates of the Murder Scene
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7.60
270 votes

#11 - Pirates of the Murder Scene

Season 9 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/30/2020

Jack faces a life-changing decision whilst investigating the murder of a man found dead in a boat off the Saint Marie coast.

Directors: Paulette Randall
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Pilot of the Airwaves
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7.61
236 votes

#12 - Pilot of the Airwaves

Season 10 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/7/2021

When a TV news presenter is found strangled in her pool, Neville is sure that her popular co-host is guilty—but he was live on-air at the time of the murder. The the team welcomes back an old colleague.

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The Man with the Golden Gun
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7.61
544 votes

#13 - The Man with the Golden Gun

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 2/25/2014

An unpopular land developer is shot dead on his nearby privately-owned island, and the only people on the island at the time of the murder were his housekeeper, his secretary, and his three children.

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Ye of Little Faith
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7.62
545 votes

#14 - Ye of Little Faith

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 2/4/2014

While an airline crew stay in a hotel on Saint Marie, a female flight attendant is found dead. Humphrey soon discovers that the victim had been informed of a promotion within the airline just hours before her murder, and evidence suggests that the captain had been in the victim's room prior to her death.

Directors: Dusan Lazarevic
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The Wrong Man
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7.62
664 votes

#15 - The Wrong Man

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/21/2014

The female stand-in on a horror film is found dead on the set—having been poisoned. Humphrey learns that the victim was imprisoned years ago for a mugging she committed that went wrong, but is convinced that the target was the actor, not her stand-in.

Directors: Cilla Ware
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The Healer
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7.63
448 votes

#16 - The Healer

Season 7 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/25/2018

A well-known faith healer returns to Saint Marie with his wife after 35 years away from the island. When he carries out a healing on a childhood friend, the patient dies.

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Hidden Secrets
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7.63
562 votes

#17 - Hidden Secrets

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/15/2015

The owner of a surf school is shot dead and robbed in his workshop, despite it being locked from the inside, and there being no other possible way out.

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Murder on the Honore Express
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7.63
361 votes

#18 - Murder on the Honore Express

Season 8 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/10/2019

When a passenger is stabbed on the express bus to Honore, Jack and his team are baffled. No-one left their seat, so how on earth did they commit murder?

Directors: Stewart Svaasand
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Frappe Death Day
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7.65
338 votes

#19 - Frappe Death Day

Season 8 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/31/2019

Jack and the team must navigate the tempestuous waters of a family divided when a wealthy coffee magnate is shot.

Directors: Sarah O'Gorman
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The Early Bird
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7.65
502 votes

#20 - The Early Bird

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/18/2014

A group of bird-watchers arrive on the island in search for its rare green parrot. While the group is wandering through the jungle, one member is stabbed to death with his hunting knife. Humphrey and his team learn that the victim was an unpopular member of the group, having had an affair with a fellow bird-watcher's wife, which resulted in death threats being made against him.

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An Artistic Murder
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7.65
621 votes

#21 - An Artistic Murder

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/28/2014

After a gigolo is murdered after an art exhibition, Humphrey learns that the victim phoned the police just minutes before he died, claiming that a woman had a gun and was going to shoot him. As Humphrey turns his attentions to the women on the island whom the victim had met, he is left with a long list of suspects and motives.

Directors: Dusan Lazarevic
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Now You See Him, Now You Don't
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7.65
256 votes

#22 - Now You See Him, Now You Don't

Season 9 - Episode 8 - Aired 2/27/2020

A blind actress is the only witness to her husband’s murder. But can she really be trusted?

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Murder on the Airwaves
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7.65
297 votes

#23 - Murder on the Airwaves

Season 8 - Episode 7 - Aired 2/21/2019

Saint Marie mourns when radio legend Dezzie Dixon is murdered live on air, and Jack must unravel a complex mystery to find the culprit.

Directors: Richard Signy
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Episode 3
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7.66
159 votes

#24 - Episode 3

Season 11 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/21/2022

When a skydiver appears to have been murdered in mid-air, Neville and the team must explore the cut-throat world of social media.

Directors: Leon Lopez
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Meditated in Murder
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7.68
433 votes

#25 - Meditated in Murder

Season 7 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/8/2018

Jack and the team are called to a spiritual retreat where the owner is found dead. At the time of the murder, all the suspects in the case were meditating and in sight of each other.

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