Innocent, the latest drama to start on ITV, stars Lee Ingelby and Hermione Norris in the lead roles.
The dark series tells the story of a man who is released from prison after seven years, after being acquitted of murdering his wife, and her family’s quest to discover the truth.
The show is written by Chris Lang who also created ITV’s hit cold-case crime drama Unforgotten.
But when does the show start? And who else is on the star-studded cast? Here’s everything you need to know…
What is Innocent about?
Innocent tells the story of a character called David Collins, who is released from prison on a technicality years after he was convicted of the murder of his wife Tara.
David and Tara’s two children are now being raised by her sister Alice, who is still convinced of David’s guilt, but could his release change everything for their family unit?
While in prison, David and his brother Phil campaigned for his release but despite being finally freed from prison after seven years, David still finds guilt hanging over is head.
Meanwhile, original investigating officer DCI William Beech is concerned that David’s acquittal could harm his reputation and junior DI Cathy Hudson makes it her mission to find out the truth.
When does Innocent start on ITV?
Innocent’s first episode will air at 9pm on Monday 14 May, with the next three episodes airing on consecutive nights and concluding on Thursday May 17.
Who’s in the cast of Innocent?
Line Of Duty actor Lee Ingleby takes the lead role of David while Cold Feet star Hermione Norris plays Tara’s sister Alice.
Speaking about working with writer Chris Lang, Hermione said: “I like the way his characters relate psychologically and emotionally to one another, which is what interests me as an actor really.
“I loved the character of Alice, that’s she’s complicated, quite emotionally fractured. And the stakes that are involved. Who did it… is he innocent?”
Meanwhile David’s brother Phil is played by Skins actor Daniel Ryan, Victoria actor Nigel Lindsay portrays DCI William Beech and Merlin’s Angel Coulby takes on the role of DI Cathy Hudson.