The 10 Best Crime Dramas This Week (Monday 6th – Sunday 12th March)

Standard

broadchurch_s3It’s pretty much as you were this week. We’ll see if Broadchurch manages to build on the excellence of its first episode, and also see if Prime Suspect 1973 picks up a bit. Elsewhere, The Kettering Incident comes to an end (Midnight Sun starts in its place the week after), and the likes of SS-GB and Follow The Money continues. Enjoy!

1 Broadchurch *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
Episode number two. Shockwaves reverberate through the seaside town as news of the attack spreads.
Monday 6th March, 9pm, ITV

2 Prime Suspect 1973 *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
The police delve deeper into the murder of Julie-Ann Collins, setting their sights on the driver of the car the victim was last seen climbing into. However, as the hunt gets under way, relations become strained between Jane and DI Bradfield when she walks her drunken boss home one night. Meanwhile, Clifford Bentley is fuming over the attack on his wife by gangland kingpin Clay Whiteley and launches a revenge attack – putting his family’s criminal interests in jeopardy.
Thursday 9th March, 9pm, ITV

3 SS-GB *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
The army imposes martial law and rounds up members of the resistance. Archer faces a life-changing decision when Barbara offers him a way to get himself and his son safely out of the country – but at the price of trusting her with something very precious. The detective also finds himself caught in the crossfire between Kellermann and Huth, forcing him to choose whether he is prepared to help save the king.
Sunday 12th March, 9pm, BBC1

4 Follow The Money *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODES*
Bimse is questioned over the assault on a police officer, placing strain on his friendship with Nicky. Meanwhile, evidence of misconduct is uncovered at Nova Bank.
Saturday 11th March, 9pm, BBC4

5 Fortitude *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
A heartbreaking discovery changes the town forever. Meanwhile, Dan is confronted with what he is becoming, and Michael finds something unexpected on the tundra.
Thursday 9th March, 9pm, Sky Atlantic

6 The Kettering Incident *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODES* *SERIES FINALE*
Kettering is in crisis as the water supply is poisoned and the mill is sold, and a 15-year-old fingerprint puts a new perspective on the investigation.
Wednesday 8th March, 10pm, Sky Atlantic

8 Elementary *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
A kidnapper threatens to start executing hostages, including Joan, unless Holmes finds his son’s killer in 16 hours.
Tuesday 7th March, 9pm, Sky Living

7 The Brokenwood Mysteries *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
As the Brokenwood Golf Club gathers for its Wednesday morning round, a zombie-like figure lurches from the morning mist identified as Alison Stone, the wealthy club owner. Her face red and blistering, she collapses into a bunker and dies leaving Mike and Kristin to investigate an apparent homicide by poisoning.
Friday 10th March, 8pm, Drama

8 Stan Lee’s Lucky Man *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
Putting his life on the line again, Harry is caught up in a dangerous investigation into a murderous Smithfield market butcher, who has not only been passing off human flesh as pork but could also have startling links to Golding. Still desperate for his revenge, Golding closes in on Harry and the bracelet as CCTV cameras capture him kidnapping Eve.
Friday 10th March, 9pm, Sky1

9 Murdoch Mysteries *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
The detective apprehends a man who claims that the Devil is inside him and made him kill – and that the possessing demon is a man they both know well – James Gillies.
Monday 6th March, 9pm, Alibi

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s