Inspector Robert Lewis and Sergeant James Hathaway solve the tough cases that the learned inhabitants of Oxford throw at them.Inspector Lewis featuring Kevin Whately and Laurence Fox has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Prime Video, available for purchase on iTunes, available for purchase on Google Play, and 5 others. It's a crime and drama show with 42 episodes over 9 seasons. Inspector Lewis is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.0 (8,347 votes).
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Season 1Prime Video | Rent or Buy
S01 E01Jan 17, 2006
Pilot Jan 17, 2006 Inspector Lewis investigates the death of a brilliant young maths student at Oxford University.
S01 E02Feb 18, 2007
Whom the Gods Would Destroy Feb 18, 2007 Lewis and Hathaway are thrown into a delicate case involving one of the Oxford University's most prominent figures.
S01 E03Feb 25, 2007
Old School Ties Feb 25, 2007 Lewis comes face to face with his past in a case driven by celebrity, scheming, and dangerous sexual politics.
S01 E04Mar 4, 2007
Expiation Mar 4, 2007 When an Oxford housewife is found hanged in her home, Lewis and Hathaway unearth a far darker murder case than the initial suicide verdict suggests.
Season 2Prime Video | Rent or Buy
S02 E01Feb 24, 2008
And the Moonbeams Kiss the Sea Feb 24, 2008 When a man is found dead at the Bodleian Library, Lewis investigates a link between the death and an intruder on a local professor's property.
S02 E02Mar 2, 2008
Music to Die For Mar 2, 2008 Lewis and Hathaway investigate a link between the murder of a professor of German history and the recent winner of a local underground boxing bout.
S02 E03Mar 9, 2008
Life Born of Fire Mar 9, 2008 When an old friend of Hathaway's commits suicide, Lewis investigates a link between his death and a religious group whose members are being targeted by a killer.
S02 E04Mar 16, 2008
The Great and the Good Mar 16, 2008 A rape case appears to be solved when the chief suspect is murdered. But nothing is what it seems - and soon the upper echelons of Oxford society close ranks.
Season 3Prime Video | Rent or Buy
S03 E01Mar 22, 2009
Allegory of Love Mar 22, 2009 Lewis investigates the murder of a beautiful young Eastern European woman whose death comes straight from the pages of a popular fantasy novel.
S03 E02Mar 29, 2009
The Quality of Mercy Mar 29, 2009 When Lewis and Hathaway are called in to investigate the murder of a rising Oxford theatre star, they focus their suspicions on his acting colleagues.
S03 E03Apr 5, 2009
The Point of Vanishing Apr 5, 2009 When religious fanatic Steven Mullan is murdered, Lewis investigates celebrity atheist Tom Rattenbury and his family, who had been attacked by Mullan.
S03 E04Apr 12, 2009
Counter Culture Blues Apr 12, 2009 When Lewis and Hathaway investigate a murder in town, forensic evidence leads them to suspect there is a connection with the reforming of an old rock band.
Season 4Prime Video | Rent or Buy
S04 E01May 2, 2010
The Dead of Winter May 2, 2010 After a body is found on an Oxford tour bus, Lewis and Hathaway are led to Crevecoeur Hall, a sprawling Oxford estate where Hathaway spent much of his childhood.
S04 E02May 9, 2010
Dark Matter May 9, 2010 When the master of a college is found dead at the foot of the observatory stairs, suspicion falls on all of the staff - from senior tutors right down to the scouts.
S04 E03May 16, 2010
Your Sudden Death Question May 16, 2010 On a bank holiday weekend Lewis and Hathaway are called in when a top quiz competitor is found floating dead in the fountain of an Oxford college.
S04 E04May 30, 2010
Falling Darkness May 30, 2010 Lewis and Hathaway investigate the murder of a university friend of pathologist Laura Hobson. As more deaths occur, they realise that Laura's past may hold the key.
Season 5Prime Video | Rent or Buy
S05 E01Apr 3, 2011
Old, Unhappy, Far Off Things Apr 3, 2011 Oxford's last all-female college is holding a reunion party to say goodbye to one of its most popular professors. After a guest is found murdered, Lewis believes the killing is connected to an attack that happened at the same building 10 years ago. He turns to his former DS, Alison McLennan, to help him with the case but it ends up taking a new twist after two more bodies turn up.
S05 E02Apr 11, 2011
Wild Justice Apr 11, 2011 Lewis investigates when a visiting female bishop is poisoned. Then two more deaths occur, both mirroring macabre murders from Jacobean revenge tragedy.
S05 E03Apr 17, 2011
The Mind Has Mountains Apr 17, 2011 The ethics of a questionable drug on the Oxford campus of anti-depressants calls into account the questionable judgment of a psychiatry professor.
S05 E04Apr 24, 2011
The Gift of Promise Apr 24, 2011 When a local businesswoman is bludgeoned to death, it appears to be a blackmail plot gone wrong. As the body count rises, Lewis and Hathaway realize there is a decades-old secret at the heart of the case, which they must uncover to bring the present-day murders to a halt.
Season 6Prime Video | Rent or Buy
S06 E01May 16, 2012
The Soul of Genius May 16, 2012 When a botanist accidentally digs up the body of the recently buried Murray Hawes, Lewis and Hathaway are set upon a seemingly impossible quest.
S06 E02May 23, 2012
Generation of Vipers May 23, 2012 Lewis and Hathaway are drawn into a world of virtual bullying, but very real murder, when a professor is found dead after her dating video is leaked online.
S06 E03May 30, 2012
Fearful Symmetry May 30, 2012 When a babysitter is found dead, Lewis and Hathaway are drawn into diverse new worlds including squats, swinging suburbia, primate labs and fetish photography.
S06 E04Jun 6, 2012
The Indelible Stain Jun 6, 2012 Lewis and Hathaway investigate when a controversial American academic is murdered after speaking at Oxford's Department of Criminology.
Season 7Prime Video | Rent or Buy
S07 E01Jan 7, 2013
Down Among the Fearful (1) Jan 7, 2013 Lewis and Hathaway are called in to investigate the death of Reuben Beatty who works at the University of Oxford’s Department of Psychology. He has been discovered dead injected by etorphine, a paralysing agent in the offices of psychic ‘Randolph James’.
S07 E02Jan 14, 2013
Down Among the Fearful (2) Jan 14, 2013 Lewis and Hobson are examining the body of murdered Vicki Walmsley when a theft of etorphine is reported by the Garsington Equine Centre. The drug was last used a year earlier on a horse that injured its teenage rider, Joshua Grace – the brother-in-law of Reuben Beatty, the first murder victim.
S07 E03Jan 21, 2013
The Ramblin' Boy (1) Jan 21, 2013 An embalmed body is discovered dumped by an isolated farm track. Funeral director Brian Miller identifies the body and GP Matt Whitby confirms the gentleman died of cancer.
S07 E04Jan 28, 2013
The Ramblin' Boy (2) Jan 28, 2013 Liam Jay is in intensive care and Lewis and Alex believe that he has information about the death of Matt Whiby and the mysterious cremation. It is revealed by Emma Barnes that Johnny Jay, Liam’s father, was at the fateful supper party and he is missing as well.
S07 E05Feb 4, 2013
Intelligent Design (1) Feb 4, 2013 As Lewis and Hobson embark on a relationship, a former don is murdered on the night of his release from prison - crushed to death by a Jaguar Mark two.
S07 E06Feb 11, 2013
Intelligent Design (2) Feb 11, 2013 The corpse of a missing student is discovered in the attic of a college chapel.
Season 8Prime Video | Rent or Buy
S08 E01Oct 10, 2014
Entry Wounds: Part 1 Oct 10, 2014 Hathaway has been promoted to Inspector after an extended break from the force, and Lewis is enjoying retired life until he's asked to team up with his old colleague again.
S08 E02Oct 17, 2014
Entry Wounds: Part 2 Oct 17, 2014 Hathaway's murder theory has fallen apart. It might take Lewis's insight to close the case - but will his former protege listen?
S08 E03Oct 24, 2014
The Lions of Nemea: Part 1 Oct 24, 2014 When a classics scholar is stabbed to death and dumped in the Oxford Canal, Lewis, Hathaway and Maddox find themselves sorely tested by a bizarre case.
S08 E04Oct 31, 2014
The Lions of Nemea: Part 2 Oct 31, 2014 After a difficult start, Lewis and Hathaway's partnership seems to have gained some semblance of normality. DS Maddox has become a part of the team. Her abilities will be put to the test when an investigation begins on the brutal murder of an American classics student Rose Anderson Her body is hauled from the canal with a stand wound to the neck and abdomen. Suspicious soon fall on astrophysics professor, Felix Garwood who had recently broken off an affair with Rose. However, Felix was married to Rose's supervisor, Philippa Garwood. Could the jealous wife have committed such a murder?
S08 E05Nov 7, 2014
Beyond Good and Evil: Part 1 Nov 7, 2014 Lewis' reputation is jeopardized when the very first case that he solved as a DI is reopened for appeal and new murders are committed with the original weapon.
S08 E06Nov 14, 2014
Beyond Good and Evil: Part 2 Nov 14, 2014 Hathaway and Maddox continue to investigate the murder of Travis as the trail leads back to Lewis’s original case. The two detectives attempt to prevent another murder and Lewis sees himself isolated and alone with his reputation in jeopardy.
Season 9Rent or Buy
S09 E01Oct 6, 2015
One for Sorrow: Part 1 Oct 6, 2015 Lewis and Hathaway are called in to investigate the apparent death by drug overdose of over achieving student and amateur taxidermist Talika Desai.
S09 E02Oct 13, 2015
One for Sorrow: Part 2 Oct 13, 2015 Lewis' team must delve into the worlds of social media, drugs, taxidermy, alternative art and the homeless East European community.
S09 E03Oct 20, 2015
Magnum Opus: Part 1 Oct 20, 2015 When College Dean Phil Beskin is found bludgeoned to death with a rock in local woodland, Lewis and Hathaway are called in to investigate.
S09 E04Oct 27, 2015
Magnum Opus: Part 2 Oct 27, 2015 Before the fourth murder takes place, the team must uncover the guilty secret that their victims share in order to learn the identity of both the killer and the potential victim.
S09 E05Nov 3, 2015
What Lies Tangled: Part 1 Nov 3, 2015 When an idyllic Oxford summer's day is torn asunder by a gruesome parcel bomb, Lewis and Hathaway are called in to investigate.
S09 E06Nov 10, 2015
What Lies Tangled: Part 2 Nov 10, 2015 With his six-month trip to New Zealand with Hobson on the horizon, Lewis is in a race against time to save his career and relationship.