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Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency is a television series created by Max Landis for BBC America and Netflix, originally airing in 2016. It is based on the novel series of the same name written by Douglas Adams.

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Season 1Edit

  1. Horizons
  2. Lost & Found
  3. Rogue Wall Enthusiasts
  4. Watkin
  5. Very Erectus
  6. Fix Everything
  7. Weaponized Soul
  8. Two Sane Guys Doing Normals Things

References to The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Edit

There are many references to The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy in the series.

  • The number 42 appears on the wall of screens in the death maze.
  • In the first episode, Dirk mentions “there was a bit about a sofa, a thing with Thor…” This is referring to ‘Life, the Universe and Everything’, where Ford Prefect and Arthur Dent end up on Lord's Cricket Ground via a Chesterfield Sofa. Later in the book, they attend a never-ending party and meet Thor. 
  • The henchmen coming out of mice is a reference to the Pan-dimensional beings behind the creation of Deep Thought (and the answer 42), who put themselves into the bodies of mice to keep an eye on the Earth.
  • The projects have been loose for about 15 years, almost sixteen by the time the show begins; about the same amount of time Ford Prefect was stranded on Earth at the beginning of the first Hitchhiker's book.
  • There are five members of the Rowdy Three gang (when counting the original four men and Amanda Brotzman), a reference to the five books in the Hitchhiker's Trilogy.

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