The 10 Best Crime Dramas This Week (Monday 21st – Sunday 27th June)

This week, the seventh and final series of the excellent Bosch begins over on Amazon Prime Video, while we say farewell to The Whitstable Pearl on Acorn TV. Otherwise, in this summer of sport, things continue as they are. Enjoy!

1 Fargo *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S4 E8/11

Loy cashes in a favour in an attempt to balance the scales, Gaetano gains respect for his brother, Josto wears his heart on his sleeve, and Oraetta receives some distressing news.
Sunday 27th June, 12am, Channel 4

2 Bosch *NEW UK PREMIERE SERIES*
S7 E1-8/8

A young girl dies in the fire, and in true Detective Harry Bosch style, he risks everything to bring the killer to justice.
From Friday 25th June, Amazon Prime Video

3 City On A Hill *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S2
 5/8
US Attorney Karen Shimizu tries to get rid of her troublesome agent once and for all. Decourcy and Siobhan spar on opposing sides of a legal battle.
Tuesday 22nd June, 9pm, Sky Atlantic

4 Yr Amgueddfa *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S1 E5/6

Wife, mother and museum director Della’s life takes a major turn for the worse. Having quarreled with Sadie, her best friend seeks out Elfryn, who confides to her that he’s made a major discovery regarding the authenticity of one of the museum’s most valuable paintings
Sunday 27th June May, 9pm, S4C

5 Whitstable Pearl *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE* *LAST IN SERIES*
S1 E6/6

The series one finale follows Pearl as she contends with a gruesome discovery amongst the oyster beds that forces her to look back at the legends surrounding her father’s disappearance. Teaming up with DCI Mike Maguire, they examine her past and what danger it could cause her in the present.
Monday 21st June, Acorn TV

6 Professor T *NEW UK PREMIERE SERIES*
S1 E4/6

No synopsis available.
From Monday 21st June, BritBox

7 Smother *NEW UK PREMIERE SERIES*
S1 E5&6/6

Jenny tries desperately to resolve her financial difficulties and with her baby due any day now, she is increasingly panicked and angry with Denis for leaving her in such a mess. Anna and Rory sit the boys down to discuss something that will have an impact on everyone, while events spiral out of control at Anna’s birthday lunch despite Val’s attempts to keep the family together.
Monday 21st and Tuesday 22nd June, 9pm, Alibi

8 Prodigal Son *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S2 E3/13

Malcolm is forced to confront a troubling secret from his past when the headmaster of his alma mater is found murdered. Meanwhile, Jessica struggles with her decision to end things with Gil, Martin grows closer to Friar Pete and JT eagerly anticipates the birth of his baby.
Wednesday 23rd June, 9pm, Sky One

9 The Beast Must Die *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S1

No synopsis available.
Thursday 24th June, BritBox

10 Before We Die *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE*
S1 E5/6

Hannah and Billy know how the Mimicas plan to smuggle the drugs into the UK. But with Christian out of action, they have no clue when or where the consignment will be delivered. Meanwhile, when another drug dealer confesses to Sean’s murder, it looks like the criminal family will get away with it – until Bianca makes a discovery that turns everything on its head.
Wednesday 23rd June, 9pm, Channel 4

One Comment Add yours

  1. Tom says:

    I’ve been watching The Beast Must Diet since the beginning and I have to admit that I am surprised to see that there’s another episode. I thought (was relieved, more like) that episode 5 was the end of the series.

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