FIRST LOOK Bloodlands 2

BBC One have released 9 first look images from the second series of their hit drama Bloodlands, starring James Nesbitt, which returns this September.


The new six-part series, written and created by Chris Brandon will see James Nesbitt reprise the lead role of DCI Tom Brannick alongside Charlene McKenna, Lorcan Cranitch, Lola Petticrew and Chris Walley.


Joining this cast this series, as Olivia Foyle, an enigmatic widow at the centre of Brannick’s latest case, is Victoria Smurfit.


When the murder of a crooked accountant unravels a trail of greed that threatens to expose his identity as the legendary assassin, Goliath, DCI Tom Brannick and the accountant’s widow, Olivia Foyle must keep each other dangerously close.


As they try to solve the riddle her husband left behind, and become more and more immersed in the puzzle of each other, Tom and Olivia draw in Tom’s fellow officers DS Niamh McGovern, DCS Jackie Twomey and DC "Birdy" Bird, as well as Tom’s daughter, Izzy until deceit and betrayal force Tom to question just what lengths he will go to, to keep his legacy intact.


Bloodlands is executive produced by Jed Mercurio, Mark Redhead, Jimmy Mulville and Chris Brandon for HTM Television and Tommy Bulfin and Tom Lazenby for the BBC.


Bloodlands returns this September on BBC One