Vigil stars Suranne Jones, Rose Leslie, Shaun Evans, Martin Compston and Paterson Joseph, and can air on BBC One and BBC iPlayer later this yr.
The mysterious disappearance of a Scottish fishing trawler and a dying on-board the submarine HMS Vigil carry the police into battle with the Navy and British safety companies. DCI Amy Silva (Suranne Jones) and DS Kirsten Longacre (Rose Leslie) lead an investigation on land and at sea right into a conspiracy that goes to the very coronary heart of Britain’s nationwide safety.
Vigil’s stellar ensemble forged additionally options Anjli Mohindra, Connor Swindells, Adam James, Gary Lewis, Stephen Dillane, Lolita Chakrabarti, Daniel Portman, Lorne MacFadyen and Lauren Lyle.
The fictional six-part collection is written and created by Bafta-nominated author Tom Edge, with episodes by Ed Macdonald and Chandni Lakhani. It’s directed by Bafta-winner James Robust, and Isabelle Sieb. Vigil is produced by Angie Daniell, govt produced by Simon Heath and Jake Lushington for World Productions, Gaynor Holmes for the BBC, James Robust and Tom Edge.
Vigil is about and was filmed in Scotland, and is supported by the Nationwide Lottery via Display Scotland. Worldwide distribution is dealt with by ITV Studios.