Strike 6 years old


A war veteran turned private detective operates out of a tiny office in London’s Denmark Street. Although wounded both physically and psychologically, his unique insight and background as a military police investigator prove crucial in solving complex crimes that have baffled the police. Based on the bestselling novels written by J.K. Rowling under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith.


Tim McInnerny
Tim McInnerny

Daniel Chard

Holliday Grainger
Holliday Grainger

Robin Ellacott

Tara Fitzgerald
Tara Fitzgerald

Tansy Bestigui

Matt King
Matt King

Jeff Whittaker

Martin Shaw
Martin Shaw

Tony Landry

Ben Crompton
Ben Crompton



Name Character
Tim McInnerny He was 60 , now 67 years old as Daniel Chard
Holliday Grainger She was 29 , now 36 years old as Robin Ellacott
Tara Fitzgerald She was 49 , now 56 years old as Tansy Bestigui
Matt King He was 49 , now 56 years old as Jeff Whittaker
Martin Shaw He was 72 , now 79 years old as Tony Landry
Ben Crompton He was 43 , now 50 years old as Shanker
Dominic Mafham He was 49 , now 56 years old as Jerry Waldegrave
Monica Dolan She was 48 , now 55 years old as Leonora Quine
Jeremy Swift He was 57 , now 63 years old as Owen Quine
Tom Burke He was 36 , now 42 years old as Cormoran Strike
Leo Bill He was 36 , now 43 years old as John Bristow
Lia Williams She was 52 , now 59 years old as Liz Tassel
Peter Sullivan He was 40 , now 47 years old as Andrew Fancourt
Andrew Brooke as Niall Brockbank


Name Job title
J. K. Rowling Production She was 52 , now 58 years old Executive Producer
J. K. Rowling Writing She was 52 , now 58 years old Novel
Kieron Hawkes Directing Director
Strike poster
Strike (6 years)

Returning Series

  • First Air Date: 2017-08-27
  • Runtime: [60] minutes
  • Number of Episodes: 11