The ninth season of Lewis will premiere on ITV on Tuesday October 6th at 9pm, it has been announced.
Developed for television by Chris Burt and Stephen Churchett, Lewis follows Detective Inspector Lewis and Detective Inspector Hathaway as they investigate grisly murders against the backdrop of the beautiful university spires of Oxford. The drama series is produced by Mammoth Screen and stars Kevin Whately, Laurence Fox and Angela Griffin.
In the ninth season of Lewis, the arrival of a new Chief Superintendent (Steve Toussaint) heralds a fresh dawn for Oxfordshire Police, although the high flyer soon clashes with Lewis (Kevin Whately) over the latter’s more traditional approach to detective work. With forensic pathologist Laura Hobson (Clare Holman) contemplating early retirement, and the new boss piling on the pressure, will Lewis finally decide to call time on his policing career.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.