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Gripps is a character in the television series Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency. He is a member of the Rowdy 3, and a psychic vampire.


Season 1 (A Completely Lost Dog)[]

Gripps, along with the other three members of the Rowdy 3, escape from the CIA Project Blackwing and pursue Dirk Gently in order to suck psychic energy from him. While wrecking havoc on Todd's apartment, Gripps can be heard yelling "FUCK THIS APARTMENT" (read more)


Season 2 (The Middle of Everywhere)[]





He is an anomalous entity, described as a psychic/energy vampire; for his abilities, see description of the group's abilities at the article The Rowdy 3.

Behind the scenes[]

  • Gripps is portrayed by actor Viv Leacock.



  • His weapon of choice seems to be a sledgehammer