Sheridan Smith reunites with Jeff Pope for new BBC One Drama

The Barking Murders from Jeff Pope and Neil McKay will also star Stephen Merchant and Jaime Winstone.

Announced back in 2017, The Barking Murders will tell the story of convicted serial rapist and serial killer Stephen Port (played by Stephen Merchant) who drugged and murdered four young men which he met on a dating app. He also carried out a number of sexual offences and became known as The Grindr Killer.

The new three-part factual drama, aims to go beneath the headlines and shed new light on this story by telling it from the point of view of the families of Stephen Port’s victims, focusing on their fight to uncover the truth ab