Co-commissioned by the BBC and BritBox Worldwide, and reuniting Kris Marshall and Sally Bretton within the lead roles, Past Paradise is a brand new, authentic drama which picks up Humphrey and Martha’s story as they navigate a brand new life collectively within the idyll of rural Britain.
Becoming a member of Kris and Sally are Zahra Ahmadi (The Bay, Tracey Ullman’s Present) as DS Esther Williams, Dylan Llewellyn (Massive Boys, Derry Ladies) who will probably be taking part in PC Kelby Hartford and Felicity Montagu (This Time with Alan Partridge, Landscapers, Self-importance Truthful) taking part in workplace assist civilian, Margo Martins.
Looking for a quieter life away from the stress of the town, Humphrey (Marshall) has taken a job as a Detective Inspector in fiancée Martha’s (Bretton) hometown. Nonetheless, they quickly discover that nation life is something however peaceable and Humphrey can’t assist however be distracted by the city’s surprisingly excessive crime charge with a brand new, and really totally different, case difficult him and the group every week.
Created by Tony Jordan and Robert Thorogood, Past Paradise is a co-commission between the BBC and BritBox Worldwide and will probably be produced by Pink Planet Footage, a part of the Asacha Media Group.
Founder and Government Chairman of Pink Planet Footage, Jordan, will act as showrunner and lead a group of writers working throughout the 6×60 sequence. Jordan, Tim Key and Belinda Campbell will probably be govt producers for Pink Planet Footage, and Diederick Santer and Tommy Bulfin will govt produce for BritBox Worldwide and BBC respectively. BBC Studios brokered the co-production take care of Britbox Worldwide and can deal with worldwide distribution. The sequence is produced by Lindsay Hughes and directed by Sandy Johnson.