Jakob Verbruggen

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The Fall

Shortlisted for Best Drama Broadcast Award 2014 and nominated for Best Drama series for Press Guild Awards 2014
Producer Justin-Thompson Glover, Gub Neal, Patrick Irwin, Julian Stevens Writer Allan Cubitt Starring
  • Gillian Anderson
  • Jamie Dornan
  • Séainín Brennan
    Production Company Artists Studio
    Broadcaster BBC 2

    Gillian Anderson’s DI Stella Gibson is drafted in from London to investigate an unsolved murder case in Belfast which suggests a serial killer (played by Jamie Dornan) is still operating in the city.

    With equal attention given to both the killer and the detective, this innovative new series was hailed by the Guardian as ‘one of the best dramas to have appeared on the BBC in years…relentlessly original, consistently gripping.’

    The Fall ran for 5 episodes in May-June 2013 on BBC2.

    The Fall

    'The Fall is one of the best BBC dramas in years.'   Sarah Dempster
    The Guardian

    'the tension was held with Hitchcockian flair by Jakob Verbruggen.' Chris Harvey
    The Telegraph

    **** 'director Jakob Verbruggen creates an atmosphere thick with tension.' 
    The Metro

    'a fine show, relying on slow-building tension rather than the gory shock value' Neil Genzlinger
    The New York Times

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