If you like your drama with a hint of comedy, then this quirky, fish-out-of-water, 8 part crime show should be right up your street. DI Richard Poole, a quintessentially English detective is seconded to the idyllic Caribbean island of Saint-Marie to solve the murder of a seemingly popular British copper. The problem - To anyone else it would be paradise, but for DI Richard Poole it's hell!
Last Episode06x08 Murder in the Polls Aired: Feb. 23, 2017
Saint Marie's mayoral elections are thrown into disarray when one of the candidates is stabbed in his polling booth whilst casting his vot …
Series Fun Facts
- Although the series is set on the fictional island of Saint-Marie, it is in fact filmed in the French owned islands of Guadeloupe. The police station is located in the town of Honoré, which…
[show]Although the series is set on the fictional island of Saint-Marie, it is in fact filmed in the French owned islands of Guadeloupe. The police station is located in the town of Honoré, which is actually on the island of Basse-Terre, in the town of Deshaies.
- To date (08/26/15) there have been 4 series broadcast in the U.K. with a 5th to start in Jan of 2016. Series 1 was first broadcast Oct-Dec, with series 2-4 running Jan-Feb.
- In February 2017, it was announced Kris Marshall was leaving the series and Ardal O'Hanlon would take over.