The 10 Best Crime Dramas This Week (Monday 20th – Sunday 26th April)

Couple of new series to help you through the lockdown this week: the reboot of Van Der Valk begins next weekend on ITV, Gangs Of London explodes onto Sky Atlantic, while Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt For The Bone Collector is based on the Jeffrey Deaver books. Elsewhere, there’s a new Welsh crime drama, series four of 35 Diwrnod. Enjoy!

1 Save Me Too *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S2 E4/6
Nelly’s promise to protect Grace takes him to Gideon’s old addresses. Meanwhile, Melon fights for the survival of his relationship.
Wednesday 22nd April, 9pm, Sky Atlantic

READ MORE: ALL OUR NEWS REVIEWS OF SAVE ME

2 Killing Eve *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S3 E2/8
Carolyn and Eve are left reeling, while Villanelle finds that management is not all that it is cracked up to be. Eve strikes up an unlikely alliance with Kenny’s colleagues at the Bitter Pill.
Sunday 26th April, 9.15pm, BBC One

READ MORE: ALL OUR NEWS AND REVIEWS OF KILLING EVE

3 Thou Shall Not Kill *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S2 E6/12
As Valeria and Andrea’s relationship reaches breaking-point, they must find a way to work together when the charred body of Claudio Rivetti, a partner in a brick-making factory, is found in one of the firm’s ovens. The body was discovered by Rami, a worker at the factory, and Valeria is suspicious of the bond between Rami and Emanuela, the wife of the murdered man. Meanwhile, Giorgio sets up Menduni.
Friday 24th April, 10pm, More4

4 Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt For The Bone Collector *NEW UK PREMIERE SERIES*
S1 E1/10
Three years after an enigmatic killer nicknamed The Bone Collector ended his career, Detective Lincoln Rhyme forms an unlikely duo with a NYPD officer.
Monday 20th April, 9pm, Sky Witness

5 Gangs Of London *NEW UK PREMIERE SERIES*
S1 E1/10
The city of London is torn apart by the power struggles of international gangs attempting to take control of the capital.
Thursday 23rd April, 9pm, Sky Atlantic

6 35 Diwrnod *NEW UK PREMIERE SERIES*
S4 E1/6
A body is discovered floating in the sea, dressed for a wedding. Just over a month earlier, bride-to-be Beth is enjoying the preparations for her big day.
Sunday 26th April, 9pm, S4C

7 Twin *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODES* *LAST IN SERIES*
S1 E7&8/8
Frank continues his private investigation into his friend’s death, while Ingrid fights a desperate battle to prevent everything from crashing down around her. Both Karin and Alfred are dangerously close to revealing the truth, and Erik seems to be more part of the problem than part of the solution.
Saturday 25th April, 9pm, BBC Four

8 Devs *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODES*
S1 E3&4/8
Katie is annoyed that Devs is being misused for the amusement of Lyndon and Stewart, despite Forest and herself being willing to break the rules. On a flying visit to the ‘Amaya’ campus, Senator Laine warns Forest that he will face questions before an oversight committee. Meanwhile, concerns about Lily’s state of mind are escalated, and Kenton tries to allay her fears, while being reassured by what he learns. Elsewhere, Jamie aims to make himself useful.
Wednesday 22nd, Thursday 23rd April, 9pm, BBC Two

9 Van Der Valk *NEW UK PREMIERE SERIES*
S1 E1/3
Two seemingly unrelated men are found murdered in different parts of the city on the same day. Are the deaths connected, and if so, could there be a link to the disappearance of a student activist? Commissaris Van Der Valk must uncover the truth while also dealing with an over-eager rookie cop joining his tight-knit team.
Sunday 26th April, 8pm, ITV

10 Miss Scarlet And The Duke *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S1 E4/6
Eliza is hired by a Death Photographer who is receiving bizarre and threatening messages from beyond the grave, and later makes a surprising discovery about her late father.
Tuesday 21st April, 9pm, Alibi

 

 

One Comment Add yours

  1. Elaine S says:

    Looking forward to 35 Dirwrnod although hadn’t realised we’d reached season 4 already!

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