The BEST episodes of Murder in Successville season 3

Every episode of Murder in Successville season 3, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Murder in Successville season 3!

Improvised comedy murder mystery series. Successville is a surreal place with a high celebrity homicide count. In each episode, Successville's unique and loveable detective, DI Sleet, enlists the help of a genuine celebrity sidekick to solve the latest high-profile murder.

Last Updated: 3/30/2024Network: BBC ThreeStatus: Ended
The Brass Gnome
27 votes

#1 - The Brass Gnome

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired 4/19/2017

There has been another Murder in Successville. A priceless piece of art has been stolen from right under DI Sleet's nose, and Bjork is murdered in the process. Sleet and his new sidekick Richard Osman wade into art's black market underworld to catch their culprit. Find the art, and they'll find the killer.

Directors: James De Frond
A Rat's Tale
15 votes

#2 - A Rat's Tale

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 5/17/2017

New police recruit Professor Green enters Successville amidst an epic rivalry between the supervillain known as the Termite and the town's masked vigilante superhero the Rattman. The Termite has struck again, killing the new police commissioner Bear Grylls, and it is up to DI Sleet and Pro Green to catch and unmask the Termite.

Directors: James De Frond
A Murder in Ye Olde Successville
22 votes

#3 - A Murder in Ye Olde Successville

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 4/26/2017

We are thrown back in time to Victorian Successville, where guest rookie Martin Kemp is tasked with solving the very first murder. Local lady of the night Rita Ora has been found dead in an alley, and DI Sleet and Kemp are tasked with retracing her last steps around the cobbled streets of Successville.

Directors: James De Frond
I Saw a Monster!
21 votes

#4 - I Saw a Monster!

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 5/3/2017

Things get very strange in Successville as reporter Harry Hill is found dead, covered with radiation burns and surrounded with weird footprints that look like they belong to a monster... DI Sleet and his new celebrity sidekick Lorraine Kelly delve into all things supernatural as they grill this week's suspects.

Directors: James De Frond
A Nest of Vipers
18 votes

#5 - A Nest of Vipers

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 5/10/2017

DI Sleet and his sidekick Reggie Yates are going undercover on a stag do, spending 24 hours in Successville's top hotel. There is a murder to solve, but try telling that to an excitable murder detective who has found out there is a karaoke bar. When undercover detective Noel Edmonds is found dead in a bedroom in what looks like a sex game gone wrong, it is up to Reggie to lead the investigation.

Directors: James De Frond
The Big Sleet
18 votes

#6 - The Big Sleet

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 5/24/2017

D.I Sleet’s superhero alter-ego The Rattman finds himself in a life-or-death scenario at the hands of supervillain The Termite. Now, in this retrospective of Murder In Successville’s best bits from series three, Sleet is having some self-reflection as he faces his toughest decision to date. He must turn his back on one of his personas forever - but will it be Sleet the cop, or Sleet the superhero?

Directors: James De Frond