Canadian drama Departure will receive its UK premiere on Universal TV on Wednesday July 10th at 9pm, it has been announced.
Departure follows the mystery of Flight 716 – a passenger plane that vanishes over the Atlantic Ocean. Following the mysterious crash, recently widowed, brilliant aviation investigator Kendra Malley is called in to investigate by her former boss and mentor Howard Lawson. With the whole world watching, Kendra and her team race to pinpoint the missing aircraft and locate possible survivors.
They must battle through a host of suspects and motives, from pilot suicide and terrorism, to politically motivated murder and systems failure to determine what really happened to Flight 716 – and to stop it from happening again. The drama series, which was created by Vincent Shiao, is produced by Shaftesbury and Greenpoint Productions, in association with Corus Entertainment and Red Arrow Studios International, and co-financed by Starlings Television and stars Archie Panjabi, Christopher Plummer, Kris Holden-Ried, Claire Forlani, Rebecca Liddiard, Shazad Latif, Tamara Duarte, Peter Mensah, Kristian Bruun, Allan Hawco, Dougray Scott, Sasha Roiz, Mark Rendall, Dmitry Chepovetsky and Paris Jefferson.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.