REVIEW: Line Of Duty (S5 E1/6)

Superintendent Ted Hastings (Adrian Dunbar) is a very worried man. Not only has all hell broken out on his patch with an armed police convoy transporting a £10 million-pound heroin seizure for incineration hijacked, and three firearm officers dead, he also has what 30 Rock’s Liz Lemon would call ‘a home toilet situation’. Aimlessly flicking at the…

BBC One confirms transmission date for The Victim

We’ve known four-part Scottish series, The Victim, has been thrust into the limelight in the last week or so, which meant that its transmission date was just around the corner. Now we know when it’ll be. Fifteen years after her son’s murder, Anna Dean (Kelly Macdonald) arrives at Edinburgh High Court for the start of…

The 10 Best Crime Dramas This Week (Monday 1st – Sunday 7th April)

Line Of Duty dominates proceedings again this week, although we’ve taken the decision not to publish synopsis of the next episode because it’s such a twisty-turny show and we don’t want to give anything away. Elsewhere, were do have some new stuff – series three of Follow The Money starts on BBC Four next weekend,…