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- Episode name:
Dead Like You
- Transmission (TX):
- TX confirmed:
- 8:00pm ~ 10:00pm
Week 12 2023 : Sat 18 Mar - Fri 24 Mar
- Wed 08 Mar 2023
John Simm reprises his role as Brighton-based Detective Superintendent Roy Grace, for a new series of ITV crime drama Grace.
Grace is an adaptation of international, bestselling author Peter James’ award winning novels, with over 21 million Grace novels having been sold to date.
Starring Richie Campbell as DS Glenn Branson, Zoë Tapper as Cleo Morey, Craig Parkinson as DS Norman Potting and Laura Elphinstone as DS Bella Moy, the new series comprise of three feature length films (3 x 120 mins).
Grace is a co-production between Tall Story Pictures, part of ITV Studios, and Vaudeville Productions.
Executive producer for Tall Story Pictures is Patrick Schweitzer, and Andrew O'Connor and Paul Sandler for Vaudeville Productions. Peter James and Kiaran Murray-Smith also executive produced the new films.
ITV Drama Commissioner, Huw Kennair Jones, oversaw production from ITV’s perspective.
ITV Studios will be responsible for the international distribution of Grace.
As East Sussex police bid farewell to ACC Alison Vosper, the announcement of her replacement is not welcome news for Grace. Shaken by the recent sighting of Sandy, Roy attempts to get closer to the truth while trying to move forward with Cleo, as he is drawn into three sinister investigations. A chilling serial offender from Grace’s past, a road traffic accident which unleashes a web of vengeance and a shocking murder attempt on the Brighton music scene, all test Grace’s skill as past and present collide for Roy, forcing him to confront old memories and learn from previous mistakes.
Film 1: Dead Like You
A chilling event at the Royal Edward hotel on the night of Assistant Chief Constable, Alison Vosper’s leaving do forces Grace and Branson into a difficult position when they must investigate all hotel guests, including high ranking East Sussex police attendees.
Something about the incident is causing a deep unease in Grace - he knows he’s seen this before. Has a sinister offender from Grace’s past dubbed the Brighton Prowler resurfaced or is this a copycat?
As the attacks continue, Grace is convinced it’s the same man - and delving into the past may be the key to saving the next victim.