When the brutal murder of a young actress brings DI Anna Travis (Kelly Reilly, Flight) face-to-face with her old boss, DCS James Langton (Ciaran Hinds, Game of Thrones), the two must find a killer and deal with their own conflicted relationship. Based on the best-selling novels by Lynda La Plante, this British drama is a gyounger, sassier successor to Prime Suspecth (Telegraph, UK). 3 episodes, 2 1.3 hrs, 1 DVD, SDH. Mature audiences.
When beautiful but troubled film star Amanda Delany is murdered, DCS James Langton is called in to lead the investigating team. He wants to solve the case quickly and get his career back on track. DI Anna Travis interviews possible suspects including Delany's former lovers..
Travis learns that Amanda was planning a tell-all book, and the list of suspects grows longer. Langton visits Travis late one night, and it's evident that matters between them are unresolved. The team views CCTV footage from the night of the murder, and a fight breaks out at Amanda's funeral.
What was the motive for Amanda's murder? Jealousy, money, or sex? What part did her dim-witted drug dealer play? As the case speeds towards its shocking conclusion, Travis pursues a lead and finds herself in grave danger.
- Meet the cast (20 minutes)
- Interviews with Lynda La Plante and crew (17 minutes)
- Photo gallery
Packaging: Single disc
Run Time: 140 minutes
Number of Discs: 1
Color or B&W: Color
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Rating: NR. Contains violence and coarse language.
"Gripping... crime thriller" -- Daily Record (UK)
"Superb...the best UK police drama in years" -- The Times (UK)
"Excellent" -- The Guardian (UK)