Broadchurch starts tonight on ITV after a strong commercial build-up over the past few weeks. People all over the UK have been waiting for this drama staring David Tennant. I’m a fan of David Tennant and wondered what he’d do next. Broadchurch of course! I’ll be watching, will you?
It’s the day we’ve all been waiting for as David Tennant’s new ITV drama Broadchurch finally airs on UK television. The action kicks off with episode one airing tonight at 9pm on ITV1.
David Tennant and Olivia Colman star as detectives in this eight-part crime thriller written
by Chris Chibnall and directed by James Strong.
On a morning in July, the Dorset town of Broadchurch is bracing itself for the annual influx
of holidaymakers. But 11-year-old local boy Danny Latimer has gone missing. As his mother
Beth (Jodie Whittaker) starts to search frantically for him, local CID officer DS Ellie Miller (Colman)
returns to work after a family holiday.
But she is shocked to discover that the promotion she thought was hers has gone to DI Alec Hardy (Tennant), whom she has never met before, an outsider to the town with a reputation for failure.
Then the call comes through – Danny’s body has been found on the beach. Preliminary findings suggest that Danny’s death is suspicious, so Miller and Hardy must break the terrible news to Beth, her husband Mark (Andrew Buchan), and Danny’s sister Chloe (Charlotte Beaumont).
Hardy believes that Danny must have been abducted and swears to the family he will find whoever is responsible for Danny’s death. As the investigation gets under way, can the friendly and engaging Miller and the rude and abrupt Hardy put aside their differences to work as a team
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Broadchurch starts tonight — are you going to watch? Do you like the way producers release detailed segment-by-segment information about shows like this, or would you rather keep it a secret until you watch? Let us know below!