TV Series created by Mike Benson

The CuckooThe Cuckoo
Channel 5, 2024 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

The series follows the story of Sian, a lodger who is taken in by Nick and Jessica. She immediately begins sowing discord within the family, leaving Jessica, Nick and Alice fighting for each other and their own lives.


The Good Ship MurderThe Good Ship Murder
Channel 5, 2023 Running | Drama, Crime, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

The Good Ship Murder is set aboard a luxury cruise liner touring everyone's favourite Mediterranean holiday hotspots bubbling with intrigue, rivalries, glamour, money and class divides - but its new cabaret singer, ex detective Jack Grayling, soon discovers there are also more sinister elements below the surface.  On a cruise out of Southampton, Jack meets newly promoted First Officer, Kate Woods. Fierce and ambitious, she's a woman in a man's world with plenty to prove. After a passenger is found murdered in their first port of call, Kate's dream of her own command is thrown into jeopardy and Jack finds himself thrust back into his former life as a detective. What follows is a wave of murder mysteries - each set against the backdrop of a different stunning coastal destination where the ship has dropped anchor.


Desperate MeasuresDesperate Measures
Channel 5, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.3/5

Rowan's life spirals when Finn is coerced into a botched drug deal by a local gang. With Finn's life on the line and a violent gang leader encroaching on her life, Rowan is faced with recuperating the money that Finn lost.


DeadlineDeadline
Channel 5, 2022 On Hiatus | Drama, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Deadline is a noir thriller about a journalist who falls in love with the femme fatale he was tasked with profiling for his paper.


The TeacherThe Teacher
Channel 5, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.7/5

A psychological thriller tells the story of Jenna, a popular teacher with a chaotic private life. After a night out celebrating a promotion, Jenna is accused of sleeping with Kyle Hope, a 15-year-old pupil.


IntruderIntruder
Channel 5, 2021 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Thriller, Mini-Series
Rating: 4/5

Rebecca and Sam's lives are turned upside down when two teenagers break into their coast home.