REVIEW Vigil (S1 E6/6)

I’m always interested in how big series choose to end series, and with Vigil we had a really divisive ending. After all the hairum-scarum thrills at the end of episode five, the scene was set for some truly good stuff. Except it never quite panned out that way, instead choosing to go down a road…

REVIEW Vigil (S1 E5/6)

Well I’m a bit late on this but seeing as though I’ve reviewed four episodes of this submarine drama, I might as well stay the course. (I have been watching, just haven’t had time to write up.) Aaanyway, where were we? At the end of episode four, we saw DCI Amy Silva rugby tackled by…

NORDIC NOIR Trapped series three gets Icelandic transmission date

The highly-anticipated third and perhaps final series of Trapped has been confirmed to broadcast in its native Iceland on Sunday 17th October. In addition, the show’s home channel, RÚV, showed two teaser trailers during the recent election coverage (grabbed for us by an eagle-eyed viewer and reader of the site). The beloved Icelandic crime series…

BBC reveals first look image from series six of Shetland

The BBC has released a first-look image from series of Shetland. The BBC One hit returns to our screens in the autumn (soon, then!) and we now know more about the series. The forthcoming new series centres on the doorstep murder of a prominent local figure, a case which strikes at the heart of the…

ITV annouonces news Jed Mercurio-produced crime drama DI Ray

Jed Mercurio’s production company HTM Television is to make a new crime for ITV. DI Ray stars Parminder Nagra and is written by Line of Duty alumnus, Maya Sondhi. A four-part series set in Birmingham, it introduces us to Leicester-born Rachita Ray, a police officer who takes on a case that forces her to confront…