Dead Like You
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Southend-born Thomas Coombes is an actor with just under 70 roles to his name, the most recent of which came in Luther: The Fallen Sun. The discovery of skeletal remains in a Brighton storm drain and a young girl being hunted by an armed hitman appear to be unconnected, until the two cases unexpectedly collide in the most unimaginable way. Meanwhile, a former colleague of Grace's from the Met, Cassian Pewe ( James D'Arcy) has been sent down to assist the team, and immediately sets about re-opening the investigation into the disappearance of Grace's wife. As the two come to loggerheads, it soon becomes a battle of wills as old enemies must unite to save Abby Morton (Katie Clarkson-Hill) and her elderly mother from those desperate to recover a sheet of priceless stamps.
He later portrayed Ndale Kayuni in Waterloo Road, and Sergeant Nightingale in The Frankenstein Chronicles. And finally, we end with Nicholas Tizzard who has appeared in more than 20 roles in his career with notable credits coming in the likes of Grange Hill, Casualty, Mike Bassett: Manager, Doctors and Doc Martin.Sunderland-born Laura Elphinstone is one of those faces you’ll recognise from numerous top TV shows and films.
You worry that the saintly Grace is a bit too stolid for Simm, who in his youth embodied many a zippy livewire. A quirk or two might make endow his decency with more charisma. This is a TV detective so colourlessly married to his job he’s now dating the show’s nice criminal pathologist. Matters take a dark turn when a chilling event forces Grace and Branson into an impossible position as they must investigate every guest, including several high-ranking attendees from East Sussex police. Alex Cobb is reprising his role as Kevin Spinella and has previously featured in Indian Summers, Moon Knight and The Outlaws.Following strong viewing figures for the opening episode, a second series of three films was then commissioned in 2021, with broadcasting beginning in May 2022.  A third series was subsequently commissioned in 2022, with filming beginning in August 2022 and broadcasting starting in March 2023.  Production [ edit ] In a dramatic shootout, Cottan then threw himself in front of Kate Fleming and saved her from being shot.
Other notable roles include Sebastus in Plebs, James Robinson in Dark Angel, Alan Reynott in McMafia, and Gabriel in Knightfall.Viewers expecting to see James D’Arcy return as Roy Grace’s nemesis DSI Cassian Pewe will be disappointed.