By Patrick Munn | November 5, 2018 - 4:11 pm | No Comments
This is a major coup for Acorn TV. The North American streaming service has secured the exclusive U.S. streaming rights to the upcoming fifth season of BBC One's Line Of Duty in a deal with Kew Media Distribution. They replace Hulu as the U.S. home to Jed Mercurio's thriller.
By Patrick Munn | October 3, 2018 - 12:01 am | No Comments
Line Of Duty has cast balaclava man. Boardwalk Empire star Stephen Graham has joined the cast of the BBC One thriller for its six episode fifth season, which is now filming in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Graham plays John Corbett, a pivotal figure in a deadly organised crime group. Known to have links with corrupt police officers and suspected to be under direct command of the shadowy figure known only as 'H'. He becomes a person of interest to AC-12 following an explosive chain of events.
By Patrick Munn | August 24, 2016 - 5:00 pm | No Comments
Line Of Duty - which is moving from BBC Two to BBC One - has tapped Thandie Newton (Rogue, The Slap) to play the new target of AC-12 in the show's upcoming fourth season. Other new cast additions include Lee Ingleby (Our Zoo) as Nick, Roz's husband; Jason Watkins (The Lost Honour Of Christopher Jefferies) as Tim Ifield, the forensic co-ordinator Roz is in conflict with; and Royce Pierreson (Death In Paradise) as DC Jamie Desford, the newest addition to AC-12.
By Patrick Munn | June 18, 2015 - 11:52 pm | No Comments
Atlantis star Aiysha Hart has joined the cast of BBC Two's Line Of Duty in a guest starring role as Detective Sergeant Sam Railstone; while The Americans star Annet Mahendru has joined the cast of Fox's six episode X-Files Revival. Mahendru will play Sveta, a victim of alien abduction.
By Patrick Munn | May 27, 2015 - 8:33 pm | No Comments
EXCLUSIVE: Lisa Palfrey has joined the cast of Line Of Duty as a series regular for its six episode third season, which is now filming in Belfast, Northern Ireland for a 2016 premiere. She will play Inspector Tracey McAndrew, who finds herself drawn into AC-12's investigation when Danny Waldron's actions are called into question.
By Patrick Munn | April 27, 2015 - 9:40 am | 2 Comments
Will Mellor (Broadchurch), Leanne Best (Ripper Street) and Arsher Ali (Arthur & George) have signed on to co-star opposite Daniel Mays (Common) on the third season of BBC Two's police anti-corruption drama Line Of Duty, which is now filming in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
By Patrick Munn | March 16, 2015 - 10:27 am | 2 Comments
Daniel Mays (Common, The Great Fire) has joined the cast of BBC Two's thriller series Line Of Duty for its upcoming third season, which is set to pit police anti-corruption unit AC-12 against " their most dangerous adversary yet".