Dead Water - Part 1

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Shetland, Series 2 Episode 3 of 6

Duration: 1 hour

When an old acquaintance of Detective Inspector Jimmy Perez dies in a suspicious car accident on the island, he wonders whether his journalist friend had uncovered a story that cost him his life.


DI Jimmy Perez
Douglas Henshall
Joe Dalhousie
David Hayman
Willow Reeves
Nina Sosanya
TDC Sandy Wilson
Steven Robertson
DS Alison 'Tosh' McIntosh
Alison O'Donnell
Rhona Kelly
Julie Graham
Cameron Watt
Alex Norton
Evie Watt
Kari Corbett
Jenny Belshaw
Marnie Baxter
Jenny Markham
Iain Robertson
Sgt Billy McBride
Stewart Porter
Cora McLean
Anne Kidd
Adam Markham
Clive Russell
Maria Markham
Gerda Stevenson
Andy Belshaw
Neil McKinven
Reg Gilbert
Forbes Masson
Iain Redford
Henry Pettigrew
Cassie Perez
Erin Armstrong
Duncan Hunter
Mark Bonnar
John Henderson
Steven Cree
Finn den Hertog
Peter Gallagher
David Moore
David Kane
Ann Cleeves


“My relationship with Douglas Henshall is not dissimilar to the relationship between Perez & Tosh”

Douglas Henshall and Alison O'Donnell

Alison O'Donnell (Tosh in the show) writes about her experiences filming Shetland

Bill Paterson interview

Bill Paterson

Discussing filming on Fair Isle and playing DI Perez's father

Shetland author Ann Cleeves on seeing her books adapted for TV

Shetland author Ann Cleeves on seeing her books adapted for TV

The novelist talks to the BBC Writersroom about seeing her work adapted for the screen

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