If you thought tonight’s episode of Rellik was a tough watch, then you ain’t seen nothing yet.
Writers Jack and Harry Williams admit that “it gets darker” later on. Much darker.
In fact, a final scene for episode three was so hardcore they had to make changes before the BBC would agree to air it.
“There was an ending of episode three which we couldn’t get through,” Jack told RadioTimes.com. “We had to tone it down at the last moment. We shot two versions and had to use the less grim one. There’s no ill will about it but it’s what happens.”
Ben has worked as a professional journalist specialising in TV and the arts for nearly twenty years. After a two year stint on local newspapers in the mid 1990s, he spent more than 5 years as the broadcast reporter at the Stage newspaper. Following that he enjoyed staff reporting positions at the Sunday Mirror and the Sunday Times breaking stories and writing features before settling as a full time freelance writing for an array of newspapers and magazines - but mainly for the Guardian, Evening Standard, Broadcast, Independent and the New Statesman where he wrote a column.