Posts Tagged ‘Spooks’

Colin Salmon. What more is there to say? Not only has Colin been seen in such things as Prime Suspect 2, Resident Evil, Arrow, Hex, Party Animals, Doctor Who, Merlin, Spooks, Law & Order: UK (and the lost goes ON!), but he also featured in one of our favourite Death In Paradise episodes alongside Ben Miller! (Season 1 episode 5)

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Episode Synopsis: A murder investigation becomes more than personal for Richard when the victim is murdered while handcuffed to him. With his job on the line, he needs all his British rigour and stoutest brogues to get to the heart of the Paradise Beach mystery.

 

Alongside our favourite Ben Miller in Season 1 Episode 2 of Death In Paradise we saw Nicholas Farrell.

Nicholas Farrell! WOW!

Nicholas Farrell has been featured in Chariots of Fire, The Iron Lady, MacGyver, Spooks, Foyle’s War, The Diary of Anne Frank, Torchwood and New Tricks to name but a few. Phew!

***Spoiler Alert Below***

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As much as we love Nicholas Farrel he was no match for Ben Miller in this episode! GO BEN!

Episode Synopsis: When a woman not only predicts her own murder but also gives a description of the murderer, it all feels too easy for DI Richard Poole. Can a case from the past help solve the present day murder? And more importantly, can Richard convince the team that it has nothing to do with voodoo spirits?

How could we start our examination of extraordinary guest stars who have worked with Ben Miller without acknowledging Rupert Graves?

Rupert Graves (aka The Man Who Is In EVERYTHING!) not only starred with Ben in the first episode of Death In Paradise, but has also starred in Sherlock, Scott & Bailey, Single Father, Spooks, Waking The Dead, Lewis & Law & Order: UK just to name a mere few.

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Ben Miller, Lenora Crichlow and Rupert Graves in Death In Paradise Season 1, Episode 1

Episode Synopsis: When a British policeman is found murdered in a locked room on the tiny paradise island of Sainte-Marie, Detective Inspector Richard Poole is sent to investigate. He’s the perfect man to solve the case. Unfortunately for Richard, he hates sun, sea and sand…