Waking the Dead

Magdalene 26

Series 8 - Episode 1 Magdalene 26



Feature-length episode. After a naked woman is found fleeing a car accident, she is taken to hospital and tests reveal her DNA is linked to a double murder in 1960s Soho. Boyd discovers the victim, successful entrepreneur Elizabeth Andrews, has suffered a horrific attack at the hands of her abductors and he is led to her home, where a man presumed to be her husband is found hanged in the hallway. With a new murder as well as the cold case to solve, the team tries to connect the crimes, but a greater danger awaits Elizabeth in hospital. Drama, starring Trevor Eve and his real-life wife Sharon Maughan.

Cast & Crew

Dr Grace Foley Sue Johnston
Det Supt Peter Boyd Trevor Eve
Dr Eve Lockhart Tara Fitzgerald
DI Spencer Jordan Wil Johnson
DC Stella Goodman Felicite du Jeu
DS Katrina Howard Stacey Roca
Elizabeth Sharon Maughan
Director Andy Hay
Writer Barbara Machin
Writer Declan Croghan
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