Seasons 1 & 2. Douglas Henshall's first act as DI Jimmy Perez, a genuinely good cop who always sticks to the right side of the law as he returns home to Shetland to lead a murder investigation that uncovers deadly secrets and lies from the past.
- 1. Red Bones, Pt. 1March 9, 201353minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishTwo-part murder mystery set on the Shetland Islands. DI Perez investigates when elderly Shetlander Mima Wilson is murdered on the archaeological site in the grounds of her croft.
- 2. Red Bones, Pt. 2March 10, 201353minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishWith two murders and no strong leads, can Detective Inspector Perez and his team apprehend the suspect before crowds descend on the Shetland Islands for Up Helly Aa?
- 3. Raven Black, Pt. 1March 10, 201459minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishOld wounds are painfully reopened for the shocked residents of Ravenswick as Detective Inspector Jimmy Perez and his team look to a past crime to solve the present day murder of a young teenage girl.
- 4. Raven Black, Pt. 2March 17, 201458minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishDetective Inspector Jimmy Perez believes he and his team are finally closing in on the killer as they discover what 17 year old Catherine Ross was hiding from everyone in the hours before her death.
- 5. Dead Water, Pt. 1March 24, 201459minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishWhen an old acquaintance of DI Perez dies in a suspicious car accident, he wonders whether his journalist friend had uncovered a deadly story.
- 6. Dead Water, Pt. 2March 31, 201459minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishAfter a second body is found brutally murdered on Shetland, Detective Inspector Jimmy Perez wonders if the two killings are connected to corporate greed and corruption on the island or to just one woman - Evie Watt.
- 7. Blue Lightning, Pt. 1April 7, 201457minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishPerez returns to his childhood home after the murder of a scientist on the beautiful island of Fair Isle. Tensions run high as a storm on the mainland forces Perez to work in isolation - and compels all of the suspects to remain together under one roof.
- 8. Blue Lightning, Pt. 2April 14, 201457minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishTime is running out for Detective Inspector Perez as prime suspect, Peter Latimer, lies critically ill in hospital. Was the fire a drunken accident, or was Peter Latimer the second victim of a murderer still free on Fair Isle?
- Sue de BeauviorPeter Gallagher
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- Supporting actors
- Alison O'DonnellStewart PorterSteven Robertson