In The Dark cast and spoilers from the new BBC One series

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In The Dark conclude tonight and here's all you need to know from the cast to some final spoilers.

In The Dark is a brand-new, four-part drama by Bafta-winning writer Danny Brocklehurst (Ordinary Lies, The Driver, Exile).


In The Dark is a four part series adapted from books by bestselling novelist Mark Billingham. Characterful, darkly funny and with themes relevant to our times, In The Dark is an incredibly personal and engaging crime series.

In The Dark cast

In The Dark stars MyAnna Buring (Ripper Street, Downton Abbey, The Twilight Saga) as Helen Weeks, a feisty yet fragile detective.

She is joined by Ben Batt (The Go Between, Shameless, From Darkness) as Paul Hopwood, her partner and a head strong Detective Inspector.

Further cast confirmed include David Leon, Ashley Walters, Matt King, Clive Wood, Emma Fryer, Jamie Sives, Pearce Quigley, Georgia Moffett, Sinead Matthews and Jessica Gunning.

The director of the opening story will be Gilles Bannier (The Tunnel, Spiral) and the second story Ulrik Imtiaz Rolfsen (Taxi, Varg Veum).

In The Dark spoilers

In the second half of the second two-parter, Helen finds herself in more danger as the investigation pulls her further into Manchester’s criminal underworld.

Paranoid, vulnerable but unperturbed, she tracks down the gang responsible for the shooting - before the case throws up some shocking revelations.


And can Theo (Fisayo Akinade, pictured) cheat death as the gang continues to be hunted by a mystery gunman?

In the Dark airs at 9PM on BBC One tonight, August 1.

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