Cracker is the title of a television crime series in the United Kingdom, made by Granada Television for ITV and created and principally written by Jimmy Mc Govern. The series concerned a criminal psychologist (or "cracker"), Eddie "Fitz" Fitzgerald, played by Robbie Coltrane. Set in Manchester, it consisted of three series which ran from 1993 to 1995.
Cracker was a British comic printed by D. C. Thomson & Co. Ltd that ran from the issues dated 18 January 1975 to 11 September 1976, when it merged with The Beezer.
Cracker was an American television crime drama, a remake of a British series, also called Cracker. The US version starred Robert Pastorelli as Gerry Fitzgerald and was created in 1997. It is generally considered to be inferior to the original.