Gracepoint, America’s remake of hit British crime drama Broadchurch, is set to reach screens in the US this autumn, and is expected to be shown in the UK on ITV shortly after. FOX released the first trailer last May, and it looked remarkably familiar. Although the US version is shot in moody Victoria, Canada, it appeared that the drama had been remade shot for shot.
However, we’ve since learned that Gracepoint’s shot-for-shot recreation of Broadchurch will only last for the first two episodes. FOX has released another little teaser this weekend to get us in the mood, with David Tennant as Emmet Carver (based on the character of DI Alec Hardy) and Breaking Bad’s Anna Gunn, playing detective Ellie Miller.
“Anyone’s capable of murder, given the right circumstances,” says Emmet Carver…