'THE CAPTURE' TV SERIES
WITH CALLUM TURNER, HOLLIDAY GRAINGER, LAURAD HADDOCK
launched last year's Autumn season with Bodyguard
series which ended up being their most successful programme in more than a decade, and now they are doing it with THE CAPTURE
, new six part thriller drama that
|The six part series started this Tuesday on BBC One|
started this Tuesday on BBC One
. I usually don't cover that genre, but, admit it, who could resist the hot trio: sizzling Callum Turner,
ethereal Holliday Grainger
and stunningly gorgeous Laura Haddock
? They lead the cast of
|What happens to criminal justice if we cannot believe what we see?|
the drama that deals with the threats of modern surveillance and the manipulation with visual evidence and video fakery, which will probably be one of the ways wars will be led in the future. Ben Miles, Ron Perlman
and Famke Janssen
Can You Trust What You See?
soldier Shaun Emery’s (Callum Turner
) conviction for a murder in
Afghanistan is overturned because of flawed video evidence, he returns
to life as a free man with his young daughter. But when damning CCTV
|Callum Turner plays complex, visceral and dangerous Shaun Emery|
from a night out in London comes to light, Shaun’s life takes a
shocking turn and he must soon fight for his freedom once again.
With newly promoted DI
|Holliday Grainger is detective Rachel Carey|
Rachel Carey (Holliday Grainger
) drafted in to
investigate Shaun’s case, she quickly learns that the truth can
sometimes be a matter of perspective. Should
|Laura Haddock plays Shaun's barrister Hannah Roberts|
she trust Shaun Emery?
The Capture is a six-part thriller that looks at a troubling world of
fake news and the extraordinary capabilities of the intelligence
services. In this ‘post-truth era’, can we really believe what we see?
The plot sounds very interesting to me☺ReplyDelete
It is a very modern concept!Delete
'The Capture' thriller seems to be very relevant to the world we live in - a world of fake news.ReplyDelete
(I personally have lost faith in the Media in all its forms. I try to get to the facts and form my own opinion on things).
The writer and director of this mini-series is, as far as I know, Ben Chanan. Judging by his name he's probably of israeli descent, but I'm not sure. Once they become famous they're all british, american, australian etc...
I often wonder how will we fight for justice without being able to discern truth and truth is, as your country and mine know painfully well, dead. The future definitely does not look bright for humanity. The worst thing is that they are also changing historical truths to suit their purposes these days....Delete
This does feel like a foreshadow of what's to come in the future. Fake news runs amok, and you can't trust anyone because everyone is looking out for themselves without a care for anyone else. I also think our future does not look bright at all. We need a reset button, I think.ReplyDelete
They say that it is only a matter of time when CGI will be so perfected that they will be able to make false videos with it of your political enemies doing something nasty and then we won't know whether it is true or not, it creeps me out something terrible.Delete
That's so scary to think about :(Delete
Oh wow, this one sounds juicy! The plot is similar to Prison Break but with a lot more authenticity. I love me some Laura Haddock so that helps too. :)ReplyDelete
She is sooo gorgeous!Delete