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Series 1 - Episode 1
Tuesday 12:05am - 1:05am
Sat 30 Sep,
1:05am - 2am
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Police officer Jo Gillespie’s husband Ryan, also a cop, is shot dead in a derelict warehouse in the ruined backwater of a Yorkshire city that looks very much like Leeds. But Jo (Sheridan Smith) is ever so gently but quite firmly urged by Ryan’s boss (Douglas Henshall) to say nothing, not even to her children.
In fact the murder is kept so deeply under wraps that only a tiny handful of Ryan’s colleagues knows about it. In the first part of this sharp thriller from Matt Charman (Our Zoo), Jo is forced to question everything she thinks she knew about her husband and his work.
He was under cover (the “black work” of the title) and was about to unmask a gang of gun runners. But there are suspicions about Ryan’s behaviour towards the end of his life and Jo has a mercilessly bright light thrown on her own secrets.
Detective drama, starring Sheridan Smith as a police officer whose husband is murdered. She is expected to leave the investigation to her colleagues, but finds herself losing trust in them and goes behind their backs to track down the killer herself. However, her investigation places her and her children in jeopardy. Also starring Sharon Duce, Geraldine James and Douglas Henshall.
Cast & Crew
PC Jo Gillespie
CC Carolyn Jarecki
DC Jack Clark
DS Lee Miekel
DCI Jahan Kapoor
PC Vicki Stanton
DC Jared Ansell
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