Crime Drama

Caroline Frost

'We Are Monster' - Film Of Teenage Prison Murderer Who 'Didn't Think He Was Racist'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

Leeshon Alexander was a teenager in 2000 when he read the local news, with one headline catching his attention – the murder by one teenager of anoth...

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TV REVIEW: The Honourable Woman - The UK's Answer To Homeland?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 03.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

When the BBC do it right, they do it superbly, as with 'The Honourable Woman' - an engrossing political thriller AND family drama that looks like it c...

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'Amber' Producers Defy Miffed Viewers - 'Real Life Doesn't Give Answers'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Amber' reached its four-part conclusion this week, with viewers left none the wiser as to what had happened to the missing schoolgirl, or if her deva...

This Wallander's Signing Off

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Fans of 'The Bridge', 'Borgen' and 'The Killing' all have their favourites when it comes to their Scandinavian heroes and heroines, but one thing on w...

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'We Wanted To Bring Wales To The Party'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

"Every country should have its own detective." That's exactly how programme-maker Ed Thomas convinced the powers that be at S4C that, after Edinbu...

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TV REVIEW: Prey Episode 3

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

"The only person I trust is Mac, she'll keep the disc safe." said DS Marcus Farrow, just as we saw aforementioned Mac chucking said disc into the deep...

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'The Welsh Scenes Only Take Half As Long To Filim'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Richard Harrington jokes about his being given the lead role in such a big project as Welsh detective drama 'Hinterland'. "They couldn't afford anybod...

Guess Who's Coming Back To 'Broadchurch'...

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

David Tennant and Olivia Colman will BOTH be returning to reprise their roles in the second series of hit detective drama 'Broadchurch', ITV have conf...

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TV REVIEW: Prey - John Simm Is Desperate But Cunning

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 05.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

The second episode of 'Prey' found DI Marcus Farrow (John Simm) taking a leaf out of Jason Bourne's book - singlehandedly running a murder investigati...

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TV REVIEW: Prey - John Simm Is A Policeman On The Run

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Opening scenes showed DS Marcus Farrow (Jon Simm) in a bit of a fix - upside down in a crashed police vehicle, before freeing himself - valiantly stop...

Nordic Noir's 'Mammon' Will Keep You Guessing Until Very End

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 06.05.2014 | 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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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'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, ...

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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...

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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...