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Chasing Shadows: A shadow of a drama

Having enjoyed the recent ITV drama, The Widower, starring Reece Shearsmith, I had high hopes for the new four part crime thriller Chasing Shadows, in which a difficult to work with detective (aren’t they all!?) with autistic tendencies takes on some missing persons cases. 451 more words


Online Comedy Awards

The British Comedy Guide is running an awards programme to honour online comedy – and there are just 24 hours left to vote for which videos you think deserve to be on the shortlist! 89 more words

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Review: Chasing Shadows (S1 1/4), Thursday 5th September, ITV

Reece Shearsmith – an excellent writer and character actor best known for his work with The League of Gentlemen team – has branched out into crime drama recently. 523 more words

British Crime Drama

Chasing Shadows was instantly recognisable crime drama but highly watchable

Chasing Shadows (ITV, Thursdays, 9PM) is not your usual, someone’s been murdered, now who dunnit? cop show.

Instead it focuses on the missing persons unit as the team try to track down people who might fall prey to all those serial killers strolling around (so there is a bit of murder). 505 more words


Five crime dramas you must watch in the next month

After a summer of turbulence and sport – a LOT of sport – we can finally hunker down in front of our Bakelites to get stuck into more new crime drama than you can shake a bloody knife at. 571 more words

British Crime Drama

Reece Q & A

There’s a short but interesting Q & A featuring Reece Shearsmith in yesterday’s Guardian newspaper.

In it we find out what his greatest fear is, and what… 28 more words

Reece Shearsmith

New ITV drama 'Chasing Shadows' stars Alex Kingston, Noel Clarke, and Reece Shearsmith

From the press pack for Chasing Shadows: this fall, ITV is going to premiere Chasing Shadows, a new four-part drama that focuses on the work of a missing persons field unit charged with tracking down serial killers. 38 more words