Suspects is a British crime drama starring Fay Ripley, Damien Molony and Clare-Hope Ashitey. With dialogue improvised by the actors - and the use of filming techniques and a directorial approach usually associated with factual programming and fly-on-the-wall documentaries - Suspects takes a different approach to how crime drama is created and executed.
Last Episode04x04 Rough Justice Aired: Dec. 16, 2015
When an elderly widow is attacked and her life savings are stolen at her home on a notorious estate, the team meet a wall of silence as they …
Series Fun Facts
- The actors improvise all the dialogue. They are given the outline of a story and individual scenes, but it is up to them how they decide to attack it.
- The series is produced at an extraordinary speed, with a full, 60 minute episode taking just two days to film.
- Before starting the series, the actors were told absolutely nothing about their characters. As a result, Fay Ripley decorated Martha's desk with pictures of her own children.