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Dark Heart

Season 1
DI William Wagstaffe is taking long overdue leave to chase the haunting murder of his parents in Spain 16 years ago. But before he even boards his flight, he is called to investigate what turns out to be a string of grisly murders during a London heatwave. Episodes 1-3 arrive Nov 7, with new episodes released in line with the UK thereafter.
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  1. 1. Episode 1
    October 30, 2018
    During a heatwave, DI Will Wagstaffe and his team investigate what turns out to be a series of horrifying and brutal attacks on accused but unconvicted paedophiles.
  2. 2. Episode 2
    October 31, 2018
    The heatwave continues and so does DI Will Wagstaffe's investigation into the horrendous murders of unconvicted paedophiles.
  3. 3. Episode 3
    November 6, 2018
    The team investigate the death of a young nurse on the London Underground. CCTV reveals the victim fleeing an invisible assailant, forensics find a DNA link which changes everything.
  4. 4. Episode 4
    November 7, 2018
    As the team delves deeper into the mysterious poisonings, Staffe suspects that whoever is behind the attempts to cover up the supply chain has a powerful influence.
  5. 5. Episode 5
    November 13, 2018
    A young woman is found murdered in an East London church and Staffe must establish if the culprit is her stalker or if the answer lies in her tumultuous personal life.
  6. 6. Episode 6
    November 14, 2018
    When a prime suspect in the Suzy Moyland murder case is discovered dead in the same East London church, Staffe finds himself at a crossroads. Is this the sad act of a devastated partner or simply a cowardly exit by a guilty murderer?

Bonus (2)

  1. Bonus: Trailer
    November 1, 2018
    Across a stifling week during a London heat wave, DI William Wagstaffe, a workaholic whose personal life is as complex as his day job, investigates a string of horrifying murders in this atmospheric new crime thriller.
  2. Bonus: Pilot: Director's Cut
    November 8, 2016
    1h 34min
    The original director's cut pilot, aired on Nov 9, 2016. Now exclusive to BritBox. Still haunted by the unsolved murder of his parents when he was 16, ‘Staffe’ is about to continue a personal hunt for their killers when he’s called to the scene of a disturbingly brutal murder.

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18+ Adults. Learn more