Black Books

October 2020
26:00

Season 3, Episode 6 (Party)

4.0 14 x
Fed up with being stuck in the dusty bookshop on a Friday night, Manny and Fran persuade Bernard to attend a party. After a night of heavy drinking, Bernard has a nasty surprise waiting for him. (Final)
September 2020
25:00

Season 3, Episode 5 (Travel Writer)

4.0 7 x
Manny organises a travel-writing festival and invites a charming explorer to talk about his adventures. Meanwhile, Bernard hires an assassin to solve a financial problem with his neighbour.
August 2020
27:00

Season 3, Episode 1 (Manny Come Home)

3.0 11 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.
26:00

Season 2, Episode 6 (A Nice Change)

3.0 10 x
Bernard and Manny can't hear themselves argue because of the builders next door. Fran suggests a holiday.
26:00

Season 2, Episode 5 (Hello Sun)

3.0 10 x
Fran tries to discover her inner karma. Bernard finds positive proof that Manny is mad. And Manny discovers a new found confidence.
26:00

Season 2, Episode 4 (Blood)

3.0 11 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...
25:00

Season 2, Episode 3 (The Fixer)

4.0 12 x
Bernard and Manny must teach a psychopath to read.
June 2020
25:00

Season 1, Episode 4 (The Blackout)

4.0 15 x
Manny pursues a bag snatcher after a night watching the entire box set of 'The Sweeney'. Meanwhile, Bernard realises that he must have behaved abominably at a dinner party the previous evening.
25:00

Season 1, Episode 2 (Manny's First Day)

4.0 15 x
Having offered Manny a job while drunk, Bernard does his best to get rid of his new charge, who has a tendency to break the rules.
May 2020
24:00

Season 1, Episode 1 (Cooking The Books)

4.5 29 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.
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