Theatre, Film and TV  |  Feb 26, 2010

Five Days II airs on BBC 1

Five Days II, the sequel to the BAFTA award winning original series Five Days, will air on BBC1, starting on Monday 1 March at 9pm.

The five part drama will be shown on consecutive nights throughout the week. Written by Gwyneth Hughes, episodes 1 to 3 have been directed by Toby Haynes and episodes 4 and 5 by Peter Hoar.

The serial stars Suranne Jones as DC Laurie Franklin, a policewoman investigating the abandonment of a baby in a Yorkshire hospital; Anne Reid, David Morrissey, Bernard Hill, Steve Evets, Nina Sosanya and Cornell John co-star.