BBC releases first Baptiste trailer

One of the series we’re looking forward to most in the first part of 2019 is Harry and Jack Williams’ Missing spin-off, Baptiste. Tchéky Karyo will return as the titular French detective, and Jessica Raine and Tom Hollander also join the cast. The plot? When Julien and his wife are on a visit to Amsterdam,…

REVIEW: Luther (S5 E4/4)

It’s been a roller-coaster ride this week as Luther has hurtled to its (supposedly) final chapter. With his personal world collapsing in on him and an increasingly inhibited serial killer still on the loose, can John Luther roll the dice one last time and emerge unscathed? A thoroughly efficient Palmer takes Luther through a series…

Series three of Bordertown now filming in Finland

What’s been great about the recent influx of Scandinavian and Nordic crime dramas is that Finland has also been getting in on the act. We loved Deadwind (Karppi) and we also love Bordertown (Sorjonen), too. Broadcast on YLE in its native Finland and around the world on, you guessed it, Netflix, the series tells the…

Swedish thriller White Wall in production

As regular readers will know, we’re all over anything new and Swedish and crime dramery, so it’s great to hear that a new series is in the pipeline. According to Expressen, White Walls takes place mainly in a mining community in northern Sweden. There, the chief engineer Lars Ruud leads the work of creating one of…