Published on June 30th, 2014 | by Daren Thomas Curley
Look Ahead to New ITV Dramas
Chasing Shadows: Reece Shearsmith and Alex Kingston Thriller.
Chasing Shadows follows a special unit hunting down serial killers. Reece Shearsmith (League of Gentlemen) stars as the awkward but brilliant detective Sean Stone.
Alex Kingston (ER, Doctor Who) will play his partner Ruth Hattersley, while Noel Clarke (Star Trek Into Darkness, Doctor Who) stars as DI Prior.
Christopher Menaul (The Suspicions of Mr Whicher) will direct the first self-contained story – ‘Only Connect’ – across two episodes.
The director of the second two-part story ‘Off Radar’ will be Jim O’Hanlon (In The Flesh).
This series was covered previously on CB. It now has a trail released…
Series Five teaser released:
Downton Abbey returns this autumn with a fifth series and again at Christmas 2014 with a feature length episode. Sue Johnston (Waking the Dead, The Royle Family, Coronation Street) will join the cast of Downton as Denker, Lady’s Maid to Violet, Dowager Countess of Grantham.
She joins other guest actors, Richard E. Grant, Anna Chancellor and Rade Sherbedgia. Dame Harriet Walter reprises her role as Lady Shackleton and Peter Egan returns as Lord Flintshire.