Detective Sergeant Ellie Miller

Wife, mother, and police officer Ellie Miller returns from leave to find a series of unpleasant surprises awaiting her.

The job she had been promised before she left has been given to uptight newcomer Alec Hardy. And her son’s best friend Danny Latimer has just been found dead.

Despite her resentment over losing her promotion, and her emotional connection to the case, Ellie must find a way to work with Hardy to piece together the truth surrounding Danny’s murder.

About Olivia Colman

Olivia Colman is an English actress, who first became known for her supporting roles in comedy shows, including Sally Owen in "Twenty Twelve," Sophie Chapman in "Peep Show," and Margaret Thatcher's daughter in the 2011 film "The Iron Lady."