REVIEW Craith (S3 E6/6)

How often have we all looked forward to a series finale only to be let down by huge, gaping plot holes, unexplained moments, tepid endings or a set-up for further series? The good news is that Craith provided none of these letdowns. And thank goodness – lest we forget, this was not only the series…

REVIEW Craith (S3 E5/6)

At the end of episode four, we saw Siôn Thomas strangle Father McEwan in his vestry. Up until that point, even if we suspected it and hoped it wasn’t true, Siôn was revealed to be a double-killer, all because his beloved mother had been the victim of an arson attack all those years go. In…

REVIEW Craith (S3 E3/6)

I’m a bit behind with Craith, one of my favourite series, so I’m excited to dig back in. And I’m glad I did, because this episode was just terrific in terms of its almost beautiful melancholy and emotion, its gently developing plot and characters, and its captivating and engrossing atmosphere. When I say beautiful, I…

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…