REVIEW Shetland (S7 E2/6)

After last week’s strong start, this week Shetland went on a little excursion. And let’s face it, Shetland loves an excursion or two. Norway, onto mainland Scotland… Jimmy’s been to them all during the show’s long history. And in this episode – only the second episode of the series – Jimmy was off again, and…

The Suspect on ITV: Aidan Turner crime drama gets transmission date

The Suspect on ITV is now confirmed by the channel. The drama, starring Aidan Turner, sees the Irish star play Doctor Joe O’Loughlin who appears to have a perfect life with a devoted wife, loving daughter, successful practice as a criminal psychologist, media profile and publishing deal. When a young woman is found dead he is…

The Capture season 2: BBC confirms transmission date

The Capture season 2 is on its way back, and now the BBC has confirmed its transmission date. The six-episode series sees DCI Rachel Carey (Holliday Grainger) living a lonely, paranoid existence, struggling with thwarted ambitions while seconded to Counter Terrorism Command’s ‘mapping’ department. She’s officially joined the highly classified Correction team, but has yet…

BBC announces ‘gothic thriller’ The Woman In The Wall

The BBC has announced new gothic thriller, The Woman In The Wall, which will examine the legacy of one of Ireland’s most shocking scandals – the inhumane institutions known as The Magdalene Laundries. Lorna Brady (Ruth Wilson) is a woman from the small, fictional town of Kilkinure, who wakes one morning to find a corpse in…