Percelle Ascott: New Tricks

Date - 18 August, 2015, All News Television

Percelle Ascott plays Luke Whitchurch in this evening’s episode of New Tricks on BBC One HD at 9pm.

New Tricks is a popular drama about a police unit, made up of retired detectives and a long-suffering boss, looking at unsolved crimes. In tonight’s episode, ‘Curate’s Egg’, new boss Ted Case begins to show a keen eye for detail, but Danny and Steve are unimpressed by his superstitious quirks. However, the team must pull together quickly to solve the case of a vicar who was killed after receiving racist hate mail.

New Tricks will be available to stream on BBC iPlayer shortly after airing this evening.


Percelle leads in Netflix series The Innocents.

He trained at The Brit School. Screen credits include Tickle Monster for Film 4, co-lead in the BBC series Wizards Vs Aliens, and series regular for E4 series Youngers.

Percelle is co-writer and founder of the online platform The Wall of Comedy. Since its launch in 2015 the platform has spanned over 5 billion views, reaching over 107,000,000 people per week.

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