Send in the Clowns is the sixth episode of the twentieth series of the popular ITV crime drama Midsomer Murders and was first aired through BritBox video steaming service to the U.S. on 3rd April 2018.

"I went out with a clown once.
The most miserable man i've ever had the misfortune to date.
It's true what they say about shoe size."

– Fleur Perkins to a bewildered Barnaby and Winter


Things take a gruesome turn when the circus comes to town, bringing with it a chain of sinister clown sightings, threatening notes and deathly dangerous circus acts.



  • Neil Dudgeon as DCI John Barnaby
  • Nick Hendrix as DS Jamie Winter
  • Fiona Dolman as Sarah Barnaby
  • Annette Badland as Dr. Fleur Perkins
  • Isabel Shaw as Betty Barnaby
  • Lorraine Ashbourne as Daniella Bellini
  • Jonathan Bonnici as Raoul Delgado
  • Lorraine Burroughs as Freya Ferabbee
  • Kevin Eldon as Terry "Groucho" Bellini
  • Andrew Gower as Harry Ferabbee
  • Mike Grady as Les "Oucho" Morrison
  • Joni Kamen as Sophia Bellini
  • Andrew Knott as Mostyn Cartwright
  • Terence Maynard as Ashley Denton
  • Neil Stuke as Curtis Ferabbee
  • Jason Watkins as Joe Ferabbee
  • Frankie McLaughlin as Young Joe
  • George Paish as Young Curtis
  • Manoj Anand as Circus Attendee
  • Jamie-Lee Beacher as Circus Worker
  • Lee Byford as Police officer
  • Susan Fordham as Meeting Member
  • Taj Gill as Circus Attendee
  • Stephen Hawke as Police Officer
  • Peter Jay as Circus Attendee
  • Chen Yip Lai as Circus Crowd
  • Pete Meads as Police Officer
  • Gina Morrish as Circus Attendee
  • Guy Normas as Circus Attendee
  • Deborah Rock as Circus Attendee
  • Al Sawyer as Circus Attendee
  • Atul Sharma as Circus Attendee
  • Faith Tarby as Circus Attendee
  • Kevin Vose as Circus Attendee
  • Glenn Webster as Police Officer
  • Jo Wheatley as Circus Staff
  • Chris Wilson as Arresting Police Officer



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