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Problems in Moral Philosophy 

Mma Pekwane thinks her husband has bought a stolen car. Precious is on the case and uncovers a dangerous car-jacking ring. Grace gets a new hair style to tackle her first case as assistant detective.


Tim Bricknell (as Timothy Bricknell)


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Jill Scott ... Precious Ramotswe
Anika Noni Rose ... Grace Makutsi
Lucian Msamati ... JLB Matekoni
Desmond Dube Desmond Dube ... BK
Harish Patel ... Mr. Patel
Brenda Ngxoli Brenda Ngxoli ... Florence Peko
Moshidi Motshegwa ... Mma Pekwane
Israel Matseke-Zulu Israel Matseke-Zulu ... Rra Pekwane (as Israel Makoe)
Simo Mogwaza Simo Mogwaza ... Rra Badule (as Simo Magwaza)
Mpho Joseph Molepo Mpho Joseph Molepo ... Sergeant Pilani
Dipshikha Mahajan Dipshikha Mahajan ... Nandira Patel (as Dipshika Mahajan)
Craig Musaemura Craig Musaemura ... Carjacked Boy
Mosupi Garebatho Mosupi Garebatho ... Carjacked Man
Martha Williams Martha Williams ... Carjacked Woman
Thabo Malema Thabo Malema ... Charlie


Precious is hired by Mme Pekwani who thinks her husband has bought a stolen car. He says he got it from a friend but the price is much too cheap and she is concerned that he may be involved in something. When they check the vehicles serial number, they learn that it was carjacked in South Africa with a young child in the backseat. In another case, the agency is hired by Rra Badule to look into where is wife is getting the money to pay for their son's schooling and for paying her credit cards. He suspects that she is seeing another man. Precious asks Grace to follow the woman to see what is going on. The break-ins in the local shops continue with Mr. Patel the latest victim. He in turn wants Precious to find out if his 16 year-old daughter is seeing a boy. Now that she is an assistant detective, Grace goes to the beauty parlor and gets a new look. Written by garykmcd

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5 April 2009 (UK) See more »

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At 35:35 a group of schoolgirls in uniform includes the first very light skinned actor in the series. See more »


Mma Ramotswe: It was a difficult case.
Mma Makutsi: Mma, you said it was unethical to lie to a client.
Mma Ramotswe: I did not lie to Rra Badule Mma. I... interpreted the evidence for him.
Mma Makutsi: He's a man.
[Looks at JLB Matekoni]
Mma Makutsi: Best to keep it simple.
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