Astrid: Murder In Paris transmission date revealed by Walter Presents

Stand by for a new French series – Astrid: Murder In Paris – which became a huge hit in its native France and introduced viewers to an intriguing investigative partnership. When Commander Raphaëlle Coste (Lola Dewaere) visits the police records bureau in search of information for one of her enquiries, she has no idea that…

US streaming service inks deal with Studiocanal for Spiral

Big news for our US readers. We’re often asked by those living in America where they can watch beloved, hit French crime drama, Spiral. Now news has reached us that all eight series of the superior detective drama will be coming soon to an American screen near you. The Hollywood Reporter reports that the MHZ…

SERIES REVIEW: Inside (S1)

Walter Presents has been really busy these past few weeks (when isn’t it?), and one of its latest roster additions has been French murder mystery drama Inside (À L’intérieur). The six-episode series (originally aired in France in 2018) tells the story of a young police lieutenant trying to solve her first, gruesome case – a…

Walter Presents announces new French crime drama Inside

The foreign-language drama brand Walter Presents has announced a new French crime drama – Inside – from the creators behind Vanished by the Lake and A Deadly Union. Committed to a psychiatric clinic against her will, Ana, 28, is found murdered the day before her release. A young cop, Angèle, is sent to investigate. It is her first…

The Crimson Rivers season 3 announced by Walter Presents

Detective Pierre Niémans and his partner Camille Delauney are to return for a third season of French crime drama The Crimson Rivers on More4/Walter Presents. The series kicks off with a double episode as they investigate a series of gruesome murders in remote regions of France.   In this seven-episode third instalment, the pair is confronted with…

Walter Presents confirms French crime drama Trauma

A cop that is looking for a serial killer is shot in the head and awakes with amnesia. When he come back to his house, there is a mysterious woman captive in his basement in Walter Presents’ new French crime series, Trauma. Brilliant cop Adam Belmont is on the trail of a murderer whose victims…

REVIEW Paris Police 1900 (S1 E5&6/8)

After last week’s simply superb double-bill, my hopes were high that this incredibly meaty, dense and cinematic series would carry on its intensity and intrigue. And more or less, it certainly didn’t disappoint. You got the sense that episode five was almost a breather after all that action and craziness of the previous instalments –…

REVIEW Paris Police 1900 (S1 E1&2/8)

Paris, 1899. We’re approaching the end of a tumultuous century, and about to enter one that will be even more riven with war, death and despair. We’re on the streets and in the opulent salons and boudoirs of Paris. In one of them President Félix Faure has just died while receiving oral sex from his…

BBC confirms transmission date for Paris Police 1900

Saturday night on BBC Four used to be a real thing for fans of foreign-language crime drama. Sadly it isn’t as much of a thing these days, but the channel still has one or two series up its sleeve. The next cab off the rank is not Nordic Noir – it’s from France, and it’s…