Red Riding

10:00pm Wednesday, December 22 on M4

It’s 1980 and the ‘Ripper’ has tyrannised Yorkshire for six long years. Senior Manchester detective Peter Hunter (Paddy Considine) is brought in by the Home Office to conduct a secret review of the Ripper investigation to date. Hunter’s been involved with West Yorkshire before; he failed to complete an investigation into a shooting involving Yorkshire coppers back in 1974. This time Hunter’s determined not to leave without getting results.

10:00pm Tuesday, December 21 on M4

An ambitious, dark and thrilling trilogy of interlinking films, showing over three nights on More4, set in Yorkshire in the 1970s and 80s, adapted by Tony Grisoni from David Peace’s cult noir novels, and featuring an ensemble cast of celebrated actors. 1974 in Yorkshire is a time of paranoia, mistrust and institutionalised police corruption. Rookie journalist Eddie Dunford (Andrew Garfield) is determined to search for the truth in an increasingly complex maze of lies and deceit that characterises the police investigation into a series of child abductions.

Saturday, September 19 on 4

Another chance to see Channel 4’s critically acclaimed trilogy of films over three successive nights. This ambitious, dark and thrilling trilogy of interlinking films is set in Yorkshire in the 1970s and ’80s and is adapted by Tony Grisoni from David Peace’s cult noir novels, featuring an ensemble cast of celebrated actors. 1974 in Yorkshire – rookie journalist Eddie Dunford is determined to search for the truth in an increasingly complex maze of lies and deceit that characterises the police investigation into a series of child abductions. The impressive cast across the trilogy includes Mark Addy, Sean Bean, Jim Carter, Warren Clarke, Paddy Considine, Rebecca Hall, Sean Harris, Eddie Marsan, David Morrissey, Daniel Mays, Peter Mullan and Maxine Peake.

Thursday 12 March 9:00pm on C4

It’s 1980 and the ‘Ripper’ has tyrannised Yorkshire for six long years. Senior Manchester detective Peter Hunter (Paddy Considine) is brought in by the Home Office to conduct a secret review of the Ripper investigation to date. Hunter’s been involved with West Yorkshire before; he failed to complete an investigation into a shooting involving Yorkshire coppers back in 1974. This time Hunter’s determined not to leave without getting results. Oscar-winning director James Marsh directs Paddy Considine, Jim Carter, Warren Clarke, David Morrissey, Peter Mullan, Maxine Peake and Tony Pitts.

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