Father Brown is a British television Detective period drama which began airing on BBC One on 14 January 2013. It features Mark Williams as the eponymous crime-solving Roman Catholic priest. The series is loosely based on short stories by G. K. Chesterton.
Father Brown has been sold to 162 territories by BBC Worldwide. Broadcasters across the world including Australia (ABC), the Netherlands (KRO-NCRV, BBC First), Finland (YLE), Sweden (TV8), Denmark (DR), Norway (NRK), Estonia (ETV) and Iceland (RÚV) have shown it.
In the US, Father Brown has been sold to 40 public television stations with a reach of 30% of all US television households.
The first four series were added to Netflix streaming service on 31 March 2017. In Brazil the series is shown on TV Cultura.
Director: Piotr Szkopiak