BBC One’s new drama series The Missing will premiere on Tuesday October 28th at 9pm, it has been announced.
The Missing follows Tony, a man who will do whatever it takes to find his missing child. When Oliver disappears on a holiday in France, Tony’s exhaustive search fractures his marriage to Emilyand threatens to destroy his life. The French police detective who launched the initial search for the child also cannot shake the small belief that he may still be alive. This gripping relationship thriller is told simultaneously over two time frames and is set in two countries. Exploring the emotional cost of obsession, hope and finding when to let go, this thrilling new drama shows the impact of a child’s abduction.
The eight episode drama, which is a co-production with US premium cable network Starz, was penned by Jack and Harry Williams and produced by New Pictures, Company Pictures, Two Brothers Pictures and Playground. The drama series stars James Nesbitt, Frances O’Connor, Jason Flemying, Tcheky Karyo, Ken Stott, Arsher Ali, Titus de Voogdt, Said Taghmaoui, Émilie Dequenne, Anamaria Marinca, Eric Gordon, Anastasia Hille and Johan Leysen.
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