Black Books


Season 2, Episode 6 (A Nice Change)

3.0 0 x
Bernard and Manny can't hear themselves argue because of the builders next door. Fran suggests a holiday.
Episodes 2018

Season 1, Episode 1 (Cooking The Books)

4.0 6 x
Follows the antics of a foul-tempered and wildly eccentric bookshop owner Bernard Black, his long-haired and equally long-suffering assistant Manny and his best and only friend - Fran.

Season 3, Episode 4 (A Little Flutter)

4.0 8 x
Bernard finds himself interested in the gee-gees and goes to the bookies. Fran teaches Bernard how to play poker and cheat, yet he still finds himself out of his depth and in debt.

Season 3, Episode 3 (Moo-ma And Moo-pa)

3.0 4 x
Manny's parents come to stay, but Bernard cannot wait for them to leave and Fran is unhappy about pretending to be Manny's girlfriend to corroborate his letters home.

Season 3, Episode 2 (Elephants And Hens)

4.0 9 x
It's International Children's Book Week, and Bernard and Manny decide to write their own kids' classic and retire on the proceeds. Meanwhile, Fran is off on a hens' weekend.

Season 3, Episode 1 (Manny Come Home)

3.0 1 x
Bernard Black is back, and he hasn't cheered up. Fran returns from holiday to find that Manny has resigned and Bernard is living amid a pile of rubbish, rotting food and dead badgers.

Season 2, Episode 5 (Hello Sun)

3.0 4 x
Fran tries to discover her inner karma. Bernard finds positive proof that Manny is mad. And Manny discovers a new found confidence.

Season 2, Episode 4 (Blood)

3.0 3 x
Fran discovers that she has mid-European relatives living just around the corner - she finds them, becomes one of them, and then immediately wants to get rid of them...

Season 2, Episode 3 (The Fixer)

4.0 4 x
Bernard and Manny must teach a psychopath to read.

Season 2, Episode 2 (Fever)

3.0 4 x
It's getting hotter. Manny is terrified that the temperature will reach 88 degrees, Bernard wants a Summer girlfriend and Fran feels that the walls of her flat are closing in - literally.