The BEST Episodes of Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jan 19, 2022
Network: BBC America
A group of social pariahs, with somewhat direct connections to the happenings of the universe, follow the holistic philosophy of "everything is connected". Dirk embraces being a weirdness magnet and is a self-styled "holistic detective". Dirk drags his unwitting and unwilling Dr. Watson, Todd, into his absurd "cases" that decipher how everything is connected.
#1 - Two Sane Guys Doing Normal Things
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 10, 2016
Dirk, Todd, Farah and Detective Estevez must save Lydia Spring or face certain death.
#2 - Nice Jacket
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 16, 2017
Dirk fulfills the prophecy and restores order after returning to Blackwing; Todd and Amanda face off against Suzie Boreton.
#3 - Fix Everything
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 26, 2016
Everything connects. Cops, cult, assassins, detectives, Pararibulitis, vampires, lottery ticket, a corgi, and Ken, all come to a head.
#4 - Weaponized Soul
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 3, 2016
Flung backwards through time, Dirk and Todd make a horrifying discovery about the nature of their case, and find themselves with a unique opportunity: solve their case before it even starts.
#5 - Shapes and Colors
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 11, 2017
The case seems to take a major turn when Arnold, the son of the dead Cardenas couple, shows up. Meanwhile, Amanda is led to a mystical coven in the woods of Wendimoor led by the forest witch Wakti Wapnasi, where she begins to master her unique powers…
#6 - Little Guy, Black Hair
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 2, 2017
Dirk must take charge to rescue the feuding Brotzman siblings; Panto offers Bart a better life; Farah and the police must contend with the disappearance of Dirk and Todd.
#7 - The House Within the House
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 4, 2017
As the team's investigation leads to a startling discovery in the long-abandoned Cardenas homestead, Bart and Panto forge an unlikely and unusual relationship. In Wendimoor, Amanda takes steps towards understanding the powers that are hidden within her.
#8 - Trouble Is Bad
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 9, 2017
Wendimoor falls into chaos; the Mage enacts his final solution, putting both worlds in jeopardy; Amanda and Todd must overcome their differences.
#9 - Girl Power
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 18, 2017
As we grow closer to an answer about the case and the identity of “The Boy,” our villains converge to stop our heroes with a shocking outcome.
#10 - That Is Not Miami
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 25, 2017
Lost in Wendimoor, Dirk has a crisis of confidence as he and Todd struggle with hostile natives, deadly misunderstandings and evil knights.
#11 - Two Broken Fingers
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 28, 2017
While investigating the 40-year-old case of the two dead bodies, Dirk and the gang are surprisingly joined by Bart who relays that she was assaulted and spins the case in a new direction, an investigation into Suzie Boreton.
#12 - Watkin
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 12, 2016
Dirk and Todd find themselves in a complicated and dangerous situation left behind by Patrick Spring. As the police begin putting together the pieces of their imponderable case, an FBI agent's unlikely return complicates matters for Amanda and Farah.
#13 - Lost and Found
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 29, 2016
Todd is drawn further into the case as he and Dirk learn more about the fiends who captured Patrick Spring's daughter, Lydia. Mysterious characters take a step closer to a collision, culminating in an absurd hostage exchange.
#14 - Very Erectus
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 19, 2016
As Dirk and Todd embark on a hunt for Patrick Spring's dark enigmas, Todd reveals a deep-seated secret of his own. Detectives Estevez and Zimmerfield take big risks as they inch closer to the truth of their missing person's investigation, and Amanda finally confronts the looming specter of the Rowdy 3.
#15 - Rogue Wall Enthusiasts
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 5, 2016
Digging into Patrick Spring's past, Farah and Dirk discover the first really big clue into his murder. Todd goes to the police only to learn he has no safe harbor left and Amanda must deal with a looming presence in her life.
#16 - Fans of Wet Circles
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 21, 2017
Dirk, Todd and Farah reunite and investigate the case, following the clues to discover that a body connects to a cold case.
#17 - Space Rabbit
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 14, 2017
Todd and Farah are on the run, and in search of Dirk; Bart's search for Ken takes her to Montana, where unexplainable events are taking place.
#18 - Horizons
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 22, 2016
After Todd Brotzman happens upon a murder scene, he meets self-proclaimed detective, Dirk Gently, and is drawn into a case involving the death of a reclusive millionaire, Patrick Spring, and the kidnapping of his daughter Lydia. As multiple characters and storylines seem primed to converge, tangling endlessly in towards the center, it’s clear to Todd that his life will never be the same.