Episode 1

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Death in Paradise, Series 1 Episode 1 of 8

Duration: 1 hour

When a British policeman is found murdered in a locked room on the tiny paradise island of Sainte-Marie, Detective Inspector Richard Poole is sent to investigate. He's the perfect man to solve the case. Unfortunately for Richard, he hates sun, sea and sand...

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Camille Bordey
Sara Martins
Dwayne Myers
Danny John-Jules
Fidel Best
Gary Carr
Lily Thomson
Lenora Crichlow
James Lavender
Rupert Graves
DI Charlie Hulme
Hugo Speer
Marlon Collins
Sean Maguire
Comm. Selwyn Patterson
Don Warrington
Karl Collins
Matthew Bird
Robert Thorogood


Series 1 Characters

Ben Miller - Death In Paradise characters

Discover more about Inspector Poole, Camille and Sergeant Thomson.

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