Scott & Bailey was created by Sally Wainwright and Diane Taylor and is produced by Red Production Company and revolves around two Detective Constables who have been assigned to the Major Incident Team within the (fictional) Manchester metropolitan police force.
Blending the gritty fast pace murder investigations with the warmth and chaos of their individual private lives, D.C. Rachel Bailey and D.C. Janet Scott have a robust and engaging friendship which enables them to draw upon each other’s strengths and investigate the untimely and unnatural end to someone’s life. The series stars Suranne Jones as DC Rachel Bailey, Lesley Sharp as DC Janet Scott, Amelia Bullmore as DCI Gill Murraym, Nicholas Gleaves as DS Andy Roper and Vincent Regan as DCS Dave Murray. The second season of Scott & Bailey runs a longer length of 8 episodes.
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