REVIEW Craith (S3 E2/6)

Last week’s series opener compellingly laid the platform for the third and final series of Craith, and offered up an intriguing murder mystery as only Craith could – present a number of suspects in bleak and beautiful landscapes, each of them living hard, unforgiving lives. As we all know by now, Craith is more of…

REVIEW Craith (S3 E1/6)

One of my personal favourite crime dramas is Craith (or Hidden as its known in the English language), and it’s not just me – it has developed a real cult following during its run, first in Welsh on S4C and then in English on BBC Four. Its return is bittersweet. Yes, we get new Craith,…

First trailer for Craith season 3 revealed

We all know that Craith (Hidden) is just around the corner, and now S4C has released the first trailer. In this series, DCI Cadi John (Sian Reese-Williams) and DS Owen Vaughan (Siôn Alun Davies) will be called to investigate when a local farmer’s body is found in a stream. And, of course, it will remain…

Craith: Series three transmission date confirmed by S4C

Another series that’s coming back – and one we can’t wait to watch – is Craith (Hidden). The landmark Welsh series, that infiltrates the mind and soul like no other, premieres on S4C on Sunday, 10th October. The third and final series consists of six weekly episodes. Sian Reese-Williams, who plays the lead character DCI…

Craith season three: Sian Reese-Williams confirms filming start

In great news for fans of Welsh crime drama, Craith star Sian Reese-Williams has confirmed filming has begun on series three. Taking to Twitter, Reese-Williams shared an image of a clipboard with ‘Slate 1, Take 1’ written on it. She captioned the image: “Right then…” Reese-Williams and co-star Siôn Alun Davies will return as DCI…

Craith/Hidden renewed for third and final series

We could all do with some good news, and thankfully it looks increasingly like television is the place to find it. This morning S4C and BBC Cymru Wales announced that it had renewed superior Welsh crime drama Craith (Hidden) for a third and final series. “Hidden has been a superb returning series for BBC Wales…

BBC Four announces transmission date for series two of Hidden

One of the emerging series from the past few years, is Welsh crime drama Hidden. Called Craith in its native language, the series is coming back fro a second series (this has already aired in Welsh on S4C, so if you want to avoid spoilers stay clear of our reviews). Now we know when BBC…

REVIEW: Craith (S2 E6/6)

With Mia on the run, Connor attempting to take his own life and Lee in custody, the gang who had been causing havoc in and around the mist-shrouded streets of Blaenau Ffestiniog, as well as its surrounding woods, roads and quarries, looked for all the world as though it had finally been cornered; their ever-violent…

REVIEW: Craith (S2 E5/6)

We’re almost at an end of this superb second series of Craith, and as befits a six-episode series that is nearing the end the pace really picked up in tonight’s instalment. I did wonder at one stage whether Mia, Connor and Lee were indeed responsible for the murder of schoolteacher Geraint Elis, and whether there…

REVIEW: Craith (S2 E4/6)

“Does grief last forever?” “It has to. Otherwise what does losing someone mean?” When lines of such power, poignancy and heartbreaking truths hit you right in the chest and make you cave in, it’s easy to forget that beneath the slow-burn and the stunning shots of Gwynned and Snowdonia, there’s real skill on show here…