Crime Drama

EXCLUSIVE TRAILER: 'Mammon' - The Greyest Bit Of Nordic Noir Yet?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Mammon' is the latest Nordic Noir offering out of the seemingly bottomless well, and this time, the conspiracy, the murder, the mystery... it's all N...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: Undeniably Unsatisfying...

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

So, Andrew Rawlins has had the blood test, and proved he's not the man who killed Anne Philips in front of her little girl Jane 23 years ago, right? S...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: Shetland - Foul Murder On Fair Isle

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

This latest 'Shetland' tale based on the novels of Ann Cleeves took an emotional DI Perez back to his own Fair Isle - not because his daughter was the...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: 'Undeniable' - Who To Believe?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

In this first part of 'Undeniable', Jane (Claire Goose) had been a traumatised, seven-year-old sole witness to her mother's murder. Cut to 23 years la...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: Shetland - Good Story, Better Scenery

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Shetland' concluded it's 'Dead Water' two-parter with lots of red herrings, happy couples turning out to be betrayed, and romantic betrayals turning ...

FIRST LOOK: John Simm In New TV Thriller 'Prey'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

John Simm stars in the new three-part ITV thriller, 'Prey', about a policeman on the run, desperate to clear his name. John plays Detective Sergea...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: 'Salting The Battlefield' - Johnny Worricker Comes Home For Battle

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 27.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Salting the Battlefield' was the last in David Hare's Worricker Trilogy, bringing Bill Nighy's dapper MI5 agent back home for the final showdown with...

FIRST LOOK: Claire Goose Spots Mother's Murderer In 'Undeniable'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Claire Goose stars in ITV's latest thriller drama, 'Undeniable', coming to screen Monday after next. The 'Mount Pleasant' actress plays Jane Phill...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: 'Shetland' - A Crime Close To Home

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

DI Perez (Douglas Henshall)'s peace was shattered this week with the sudden arrival of his old pal Jerry Markham and, less than 24 hours later, his ab...

Caroline Frost

'Not Every Detective Drama Has To Be Shot In A Danish Alleyway'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 22.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

“It’s not as easy as it looks,” Kris Marshall is quick to explain, of his current acting gig, the part of Detective Inspector Humphrey Goodman, ...

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: Line Of Duty Back And Even Better

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 13.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Anyone worrying that 'Line of Duty' wouldn't be able to repeat the success of its debut series, would hopefully have found their fears assuaged after,...

Can 'Line Of Duty' Series 2 Be Any Good Without Lennie James?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Line of Duty' was BBC2's most successful ever drama, when it came out last year, thanks in no small part to the enigmatic charisma of actor Lennie Ja...

WATCH: Could You Work In An Office Like This?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Death in Paradise' has returned with a brand new detective in Humphrey Goodman (Kris Marshall), but some things are reliably the same. And that i...

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: Can The Show Survive This Death In Paradise?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Death in Paradise' returned last night for a third series of this hit show. It was the usual exotic Caribbean surroundings, the twinkle of eternity p...

WATCH: Are We Ready To Bid Adieu To Poirot?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Those with a fondness for a certain egg-headed, stubborn but strangely gifted Belgian detective must prepare to raise a glass and shed a tear on Wedne...

REVIEW: 'The Guilty' - Mystery Solved

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 19.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

Right at the beginning of this final part of 'The Guilty', we had a confession from troubled workman Thomas, described helpfuly as "the creepy Catholi...

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: What Remains - When Good Neighbours Don't Become Good Friends

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Any self-respecting TV crime drama writer these days knows it's not enough any more just to leave us guessing who dunnit. In 'Southcliffe', it was all...

'How Playing Poirot Has Changed Me'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

David Suchet believes that Hercule Poirot's distinctive character traits have rubbed off on him. The actor is waving goodbye to the screen incarnat...

TV TONIGHT: 'Stella Gibson Is The Character Closest To The Real Me'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 10.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Fall' finishes its five-part run tonight, with viewers wondering how DS Stella Gibson will finally nail her serial killer prey, Paul Spector. ...

TV TONIGHT: Can 'The Fall's Stella Gibson Prevent Another Spector Victim?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Well, I don't know about you, but I'm starting to look forward to Monday evenings again for the first time since the end of 'Broadchurch' - and it's a...

Caroline Frost

Broadchurch Creator Reveals: 'I Didn't Even Tell My Wife'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 21.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Broadchurch' creator Chris Chibnall has revealed that he was so careful to keep the identity of the murderer secret, he didn't even let his wife in o...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: The Fall - A Class Act And A New Star

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 13.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Another Monday evening, another intense crime drama - this time 'The Fall', a five-parter with more than one advantage to set it apart from many of it...

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TV REVIEW: The Return Of Scott & Bailey

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 03.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

The return of this crime-fighting duo for a third series proved that female constabulary double acts do not stop with Cagney and Lacey. Scott an...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: Broadchurch Episode 4 - All The Talk Of The Town

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 25.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

"Model family, 2 kids, dad's a plumber, quiet estate, idyllic market town, definition of normal, and the mum... English rose." Was that the pitch f...

Caroline Frost

EXCLUSIVE: 'Spooks' Film 'In The Works'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 25.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Much-loved spy drama 'Spooks' could make the move to the big screen, with one of its stars revealing that there is a script in the works, being penned...