Shaun Evans
Shaun Evans

DC Endeavour Morse

Roger Allam
Roger Allam

DI Fred Thursday

James Bradshaw
James Bradshaw

Dr. Max DeBryn

Sean Rigby
Sean Rigby

DS Jim Strange

Caroline O'Neill
Caroline O'Neill

Winifred "Win" Thursday

Abigail Thaw
Abigail Thaw

Dorothea Frazil

Carol Royle
Carol Royle

Mrs. Carrie Bright

Anton Lesser
Anton Lesser

Chief Superintendent Reginald Bright

Specials 2012 | 1 Episodes

Specials of Endeavour premiered on Jan 02, 2012.



1 - Endeavour 6.92012-01-02

Endeavour is the pilot episode of the 2012 TV series Endeavour written by Russell Lewis and directed by Colm McCarthy.
Series 1 2013 | 4 Episodes

Series 1 of Endeavour premiered on Apr 14, 2013.

Following the young Endeavour Morse in his early day as an Oxford police constable working with CID, encountering Strange for the first time, and developing the notable personality traits he would latterly refine.



1 - Girl 8.82013-04-14

The sudden death of a secretarial student and the shooting of a doctor appear unconnected despite Morse's theories. Chief Superintendent Bright, the new commanding officer of the Oxford City Police, unimpressed with Morse's zeal, protests to Thursday that the bagman's position is a Detective Sergeant's job and the young constable is too inexperienced. Following the shooting of a vicar, Morse is reduced to general duties for dismissing a beautiful, but mentally unstable girl as a suspect and must continue his investigations alone despite warnings of possible dismissal from his superiors.

2 - Fugue 92013-04-21

There is a new kind of killer haunting the Oxford twilight. Endeavour and Thursday find the city's dreaming spires giving way to waking nightmare.

3 - Rocket 8.52013-04-28

When a worker at a missile factory is murdered, Bright wants the case resolved quickly, but Endeavour remains unconvinced that the crime is such an open-and-shut case.

4 - Home 6.82013-05-05

A hit and run accident claims the life of an eminent Classics Professor forcing Endeavour and Thursday to each face their past. Not every story has a happy ending.
Series 2 2014 | 4 Episodes

Series 2 of Endeavour premiered on Mar 30, 2014.

1966 brings Endeavour a fresh quartet of baffling mysteries set to test his brain and body to breaking point. Though offset by the possibility of love unlooked for, against a backdrop of growing change in Britain and the wider world, Endeavour must face a challenge that threatens to take from him all he holds dear... Family. Friends. Colleagues. The old order changeth... but not without a fight. To the death.



1 - Trove 8.52014-03-30

A baffling suicide, an anguished father searching for his missing daughter and the robbery of medieval treasures strain the talents of DC Endeavour Morse.

2 - Nocturne 8.82014-04-06

A murder investigation sends Endeavour and DI Thursday to a girls' school which is haunted by memories of an atrocity committed a hundred years earlier.

3 - Sway 8.82014-04-13

As a multiple murderer haunts the city strangling married women with a silk stocking, Endeavour and DI Thursday's emotional lives are turned upside down.

4 - Neverland 9.52014-04-20

As 1966 draws to a close, the body of a disreputable journalist found in mysterious circumstances threatens to expose past horrors. As the investigation deepens, Endeavour and Thursday face corruption in Oxford's corridors of power.
Series 3 2016 | 4 Episodes

Series 3 of Endeavour premiered on Jan 03, 2016.

Last seen languishing in a prison cell and framed for a crime he didn't commit, Endeavour is impelled to return to duty when a young woman's baffling murder requires his singularly cerebral mind to solve. As both men struggle to find their bearings amidst the rapidly changing climate of early 1967, four cases set against the dreaming spires of Oxford test their partnership in unexpected ways, as Colin Dexter's iconic detective is pushed to new extremes in his unrivalled commitment to truth and justice.



1 - Ride 8.82016-01-03

A vanishing bus conductress and a raucous funfair draw DC Endeavour Morse back to duty.

2 - Arcadia 8.82016-01-10

The shock death of an artist in a house fire leaves Oxford city police baffled.

3 - Prey 8.72016-01-17

A seemingly routine missing persons case takes on a troubling dimension.

4 - Coda 9.32016-01-24

Morse is recruited by an old college mentor to look into the safety of his estranged wife.
Series 4 2017 | 4 Episodes

Series 4 of Endeavour premiered on Jan 08, 2017.

In Series four, barely a fortnight has passed since the events depicted in the series three finale, and we find Oxford’s finest picking up the pieces of their lives, both personal and professional. Endeavour waits to hear the result of his Sergeant’s Exam, and self-medicates to numb his heartache, but whisky and Tännhauser will only get a man so far. While Thursday and Win deal with their own sense of grief. Their home is empty, Sam gone to the Army and Joan… Who knows where? The stories that remain will take Endeavour and Thursday, together with the rest of Oxford’s Finest, into places hitherto unexplored – the worlds of 1960s pop; Doctors and Nurses; and an exploration of the English pastoral.



1 - Game 8.52017-01-08

As Endeavour and Thursday deal with the heartbreak of Joan's departure, a death at East Cowley Slipper Baths hurls Oxford's Finest into their darkest adventure.

2 - Canticle 8.42017-01-15

The so called ‘permissive society’ comes under the spotlight as Endeavour is tasked with protecting conservative social activist, Joy Pettybon, after she receives a death threat while visiting Oxford to promote her ‘Keep Britain Decent’ campaign.

3 - Lazaretto 8.22017-01-22

Whispers that Cowley General contains a cursed ward - and a seemingly innocuous death - set off a chain of events that lead Endeavour to investigate.

4 - Harvest 8.52017-01-29

When a body is found in Bramford Mere, a marshland outside of Oxford, everyone assumes they are the remains of Dr Matthew Laxman, an Oxford botanist who mysteriously disappeared near the site five years earlier.
Series 5 2018 | 6 Episodes

Series 5 of Endeavour premiered on Feb 04, 2018.

It's now 1968. Endeavour’s promotion leads him to reluctantly mentor new recruit Fancy, while Thursday is thinking about life after the police. But in Oxford, crime never sleeps. Will things at Cowley Police Station ever be the same again?



1 - Muse 92018-02-04

The newly promoted Detective Sergeant Morse investigates when a famous international thief tries to steal a Faberge egg from an auction. The case leads to the gruesome murders of an academic and a gangster, and Morse is convinced the deaths are the work of the same man. As he struggles with his new responsibilities, he finds himself forced to mentor a younger partner.

2 - Cartouche 8.42018-02-11

Hollywood glamour comes to Oxford as the stars of a new horror movie sequel begin filming in the city. Meanwhile, the unexplained poisoning of a former detective sergeant leads Endeavour and Thursday to a local cinema, which is playing host the film's stars in a special event.

3 - Passenger 92018-02-18

The railway takes centre stage as Endeavour investigates the disappearance of a local woman - with initial fears linking it to the unsolved murder of a teenager, killed several years earlier.

4 - Colours 8.82018-02-25

A photo-shoot on an army base turns sinister when one of the models is found dead. But the investigation is complicated when Sam Thursday is revealed to be involved.

5 - Quartet 92018-03-04

An assassination attempt at an international sporting event opens a new case for Endeavour and Thursday, but their investigation is quickly brought to an unexpected end.

6 - Icarus 8.72018-03-11

After the mysterious disappearance of a teacher, Endeavour finds himself investigating the dark and secret world of a public school.
Series 6 2019 | 4 Episodes

Series 6 of Endeavour premiered on Feb 10, 2019.

With the old Cowley team now scattered across Oxfordshire, Endeavour has reluctantly settled into a sedate way of life in an isolated countryside outpost. An uncomfortable Thursday also has a new role at the forbidding Castle Gate station, joining former adversary DCI Ronnie Box and his new sidekick DS Alan Jago. Strange has taken on a management role with Division, while Bright has been relegated to the Traffic department. The Summer of Love is well and truly over, and 1969 promises to be darker and more challenging than ever.



1 - Pylon 8.82019-02-10

With the Cowley team scattered across Oxfordshire, Endeavour finds himself policing a lonely country patch, and back in uniform. His day job is a monotonous investigation of missing livestock and stolen tractors. But when he discovers the dead body of a missing schoolgirl, it opens this quiet backwater to the roar of Castle Gate CID – now staffed by Thursday and an old adversary, the newly promoted DCI Ronnie Box, alongside sidekick DS Alan Jago.

2 - Apollo 92019-02-17

As the highly-anticipated moon landings of Apollo 11 draw near, Endeavour finds himself investigating the death of a promising young astrophysicist and his girlfriend. Their deaths seeming to be a result of a tragic car accident on first inspection, with the clues pointing to foul play, Endeavour enlists the help of an injured Thursday to uncover the truth.

3 - Confection 92019-02-24

The murder of a chocolate factory owner during a local hunt leads Endeavour to the sleepy village of Chigton Green. When he learns of a vicious campaign of gossip and rumour, it seems likely that two murders are connected. One of the targets, a beautiful, single mother, captures Endeavour's attention, giving him food for thought about the future.

4 - Deguello 9.22019-03-03

When a librarian is gruesomely murdered at the Bodleian, Endeavour and Thursday have little to go on besides a set of muddy boot prints. With the two main suspects having their own motives for killing the librarian, Endeavour digs deeper into their backgrounds, tracking a trail that appears to connect to seemingly innocent college bequest.
Season 7 2020 | 3 Episodes

Season 7 of Endeavour premiered on Feb 09, 2020.



1 - Oracle 92020-02-09

Whilst Endeavour sees in 1970 at a Venetian opera, a grisly murder on an Oxford towpath speaks to Thursday's intuition. Back in Oxford, Endeavour meets a kindred spirit.

2 - Raga 92020-02-16

It's the lead up to 1970's general election and as racial tensions escalate in Oxford, tragedy strikes in an Indian restaurant, testing family loyalties.

3 - Zenana 92020-02-23

Endeavour uncovers a potential link between a series of peculiar accidents leading him to an all-women Oxford college determined to eschew co-education.



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