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Episode 1

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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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Tue 25 Oct 2011 21:00

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Role Contributor
DI Richard Poole Ben Miller
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
Sarah Lavender Coralie Audret
Lawrence Karl Collins
Bank Manager Dominik Bernard
Daphne Laurence Joseph
Producer Matthew Bird
Director Charles Palmer
Writer Robert Thorogood


Series 1 Characters

Discover more about Inspector Poole, Camille and Sergeant Thomson.

Meet the Characters

Learn more about Jack, Florence and the occupants of Saint-Marie.

She is an action woman, ‘une femme d’action’

From character relationships to teaching French, Josephine Jobert talks Death in Paradise.