The crime drama Shetland is to return to television screens for three more two-part stories on BBC One.According to Shetland News, the books next to be televised (Red Bones was the first tv show) are Raven Black, Blue Lightning and the recently published, Dead Water.
Based on the novels of Ann Cleeves, the series features detective Jimmy Perez, played by Douglas Henshall.
The first series, aired earlier this year, attracted about 6m viewers for each episode.
Filming will begin in the coming months in Shetland and other locations on mainland Scotland.
Thursday, April 04, 2013
TV News: More Shetland
The BBC announced yesterday that they have commissioned 3 more two-parters based on Ann Cleeves's Shetland series: