The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency: The Complete First Season (2008)
The lead hails from the U.S. and the creators come from the U.K., butThe No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agencycelebrates Botswana, "the finest place on God's Earth," as surely as a woman’s intuition. In his final directorial effort, Anthony Minghella … see full wiki
Great show featuring my favorite singer, Jill Scott, in a phenomenal role as the lead and only female detective in Botswana. It celebrates a side of Africa that we Westerners rarely get to see- daily life, beautiful landscapes, regular citizens...Apparently, it's a book series, though I have yet to read the series or start on it, so I can't compare this to the book. I do know that I really enjoyed watching this series. It was cancelled due to poor ratings. Of course, … more
I have been renting this series from Netflix over the past few months, and I became addicted to the delightful world created from the Alexander McCall Smith novel of the same name, which I also very much enjoyed. The wonderful acting and characterizations of the players, especially singer Jill Scott as Mma Ramotswe and Dreamgirls' Anika Noni Rose as Mma Makutsi, bring the characters from the book to life in the most delightful way possible. The music, especially that which … more
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