The final story in the Dark Heart series, starring Tom Riley as DI Wagstaffe, begins tonight and concludes tomorrow night, at 9pm on ITV. Tonight's episode is pick of the day for several publications, including What's On TV and The Guardian.
The classy cop drama ends in chilling style this week as Staffe becomes embroiled in the murky world of the adult film industry. Father Connolly (Charles Lawson, aka Corrie’s Jim McDonald) is shocked when he enters his church and finds the body of a young woman, who turns out to be an adult film star. Staffe and the team investigate, and learn that the victim recently made a particularly disturbing film, but her background also reveals some dark secrets… Elsewhere, Staffe’s family life also take a troubling turn – his sister Juliette is growing increasingly distressed trying to locate her errant fiancé Paulo. Will she find out about her brother’s involvement in Paulo’s disappearance? Concludes tomorrow. Rating: **** What's On TV
The last two-parter in series one of the taut but grisly procedural sees self-assured DI Will “Staff” Wagstaffe (Tom Riley) being drawn into a murky world of vice after the discovery of a young woman’s body in a church. Can Staff stay focused when his sister Juliette (Charlotte Riley) begins to suspect his own misdeeds? Concludes tomorrow. The Guardian