TV Series created by Paul Abbott
No Offence
Channel 4,

2015

| Drama, Crime | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.6/5

The show follows a team of cops in the heart of crime. This team of cops are tough but big-hearted who go above and beyond to bring down criminals. Set on one of the worst parts of town there is a demoralizing list of crimes: drug labs, arsonists, neo-Nazis and notorious murderers. These are just a days work for this team. However when a serial killer emerges it leaves the team and DI Vivienne Deering played by Joanna Scanlan reeling. Joined by her right-hand women DC Dinah Kowlaska (Elanine Cassidy) and DS Joy Freers (Alexandra Roach) they must crack the case by whatever means possible.


Hit and Miss
Other,

2012

| Drama, Family, Action, Mystery | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

High concept and ambitious, Hit and Miss follows Sevingy's Mia, a contract killer with a secret: she's a pre-op transsexual.


Shameless
Showtime,

2011

| Comedy, Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.7/5

Set in working-class Chicago, the Gallagher family, a working class family of eight, must survive the ups and downs of today's recession. With a mother who is out of her element and an alcoholic father who usually ends up passed out on the living room floor, 18-year-old daughter Fiona is left with the task of keeping her five younger brothers and sisters on the straight and narrow.


Exile

Tom Ronstadt (John Simm) is a successful London journalist whose world is crumbling around him. He's in he process of moving back to his hometown in Lancashire where he has difficulty dealing with his father's Alzheimer's.


Shameless (UK)
Channel 4,

2004

| Comedy, Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

The Radio Times described the drama as a Semi-Autobiographical series. It's about a shambolic family living on a Manchester estate. Eldest sister, Fiona, has to look after her five younger siblings after their mother's disappearance and there father became an alcoholic.


Touching Evil
USA,

2004

| Crime, Drama

Detective David Creegan, after surviving a near-fatal gunshot wound to the head, takes a 12-month psychological leave of absence. He returns to work for the FBI's new Organized and Serial Crime Unit.


State Of Play
BBC One,

2003

| Drama
Rating: 5/5

State of Play was one of the BBC's most innovative conspiracy dramas. The storyline and pacey dialogue kept the viewers riveted right till the end. This very contemporary drama was set in modern day Westminster.


Clocking Off
BBC One,

2000

| Drama

How much do you know about the person working next to you? From the outside, life at Mackintosh Textiles appears to run smoothly, but in a community with so many secrets to hide, things are far from straightforward. In a series of powerful, self-contained dramas, everyday life is fractured by tumultuous marriages, snatched passions, disappearing husbands and gang harassment.


Touching Evil (UK)
ITV,

1997

| Drama

Touching Evil follows the exploits of the Organized and Serial Crime Unit (OSC). Maverick Detective Inspector Dave Creegan is the newest member of the unit, an elite, rapid-response crime squad. The OSC uses their diverse crime-fighting skills to bring justice to society. Along with his stalwart partner DI Susan Taylor, Creegan squares off against some of England's most dangerous criminals - a serial murderer of children, a killer intent on murdering hospital patients, and a cyber-criminal who lures young Web-surfers with a gothic fantasy game and manipulates them into committing violent crimes.