REVIEW Des (S1 E2/3)

After last night’s superb start to this retelling of the infamous serial killer case of the early 1980s, all eyes were on Detective Superintendent Peter Jay and the killer himself, Dennis ‘Des’ Nilsen. Although Nilsen (played with superb, creepy matter-of-factness by David Tennant) was quite happy to admit to 15 killings in two suburbs of…

Sky releases first trailer for Tin Star: Liverpool

For two series, Tin Star has proved to be a low-key success for Sky Atlantic. The Tim Roth-starring crime drama is back for its third and final series, and it’s based in Liverpool. Check out the trailer. Season one followed police chief Jim Worth (Roth) who moved to the remote Rocky Mountains with his wife…

Grace: ITV starts filming on Peter James adaptation

Filming has commenced on ITV crime drama, Grace, adapted from Peter James’ best-selling novels and written by screenwriter and Endeavour creator, Russell Lewis.   Starring John Simm as tenacious detective Roy Grace, Russell has adapted two of James’ award-winning novels, which introduce viewers to Brighton-based Detective Superintendent Roy Grace, a hard-working police officer who has…