“Quite breathtaking. ” The Time
“Masterfully written. ” The Telegraph
“BBC2's highest-rating drama in a decade” The Guardian
"The best British police show since Prime Suspect...suspensefully plotted and wickedly well-acted, this is British crime drama at its finest." The New York Times
“One of the BBC’s best dramas for years” The Independent
Jed Mercurio’s award winning anti-corruption police drama starring Vicky McClure, Adrian Dunbar and Martin Compston. Guest stars include Lennie James, Keeley Hawes, Daniel Mays and Thandie Newton.
Series One: Lives and careers are on the line in this thrilling police anti-corruption drama following the investigation into DCI Tony Gates (Lennie James). Gina McKee, Craig Parkinson and Neil Morrissey also star.
Series Two: When a police convoy is fatally ambushed, AC-12 pursue the sole surviving officer, DI Lindsay Denton (Keeley Hawes). Cast also includes Craig Parkinson, Neil Morrissey, Mark Bonnar and Jessica Raine.
Series Three: When Firearms Officer Sergeant Danny Waldron (Daniel Mays) shoots dead a hardened criminal, AC-12 suspect foul play. Also starring Craig Parkinson, Neil Morrissey, Leanne Best, Arsher Ali and Will Mellor.
Series Four: When DCI Roz Huntley (Thandie Newton) captures a serial killer, the chief forensic investigator (Jason Watkins) alerts AC-12 to a possible miscarriage of justice.
Series One: 5 x 1 hour | Series Two: 6 x 1 hour | Series Three: 5 x 1 hour, 1 x 90 minutes | Series Four: 6 x 1 hour