Crime Thriller Club
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Bradley Walsh presents this new six-part studio-based show celebrating the very best of crime fiction and television with high-profile guests, quizzes, bluffer's guides and peeks behind the scenes of popular dramas.
Culminating in the glittering Crime Thriller Awards 2013 in October at the Grosvenor House Hotel, the series gets exclusive access to the stars and sets of some of Britain’s best known crime thriller programmes like Bletchley Circle, Silent Witness and Midsomer Murders.
Each week the programme gives viewers a bluffer’s guide with a short run-down of the key features of a popular crime drama - from Scott and Bailey to Foyle’s War.
A book of the week is featured, focusing on high-profile authors such as Linwood Barclay and up-and coming names like Diana Bretherick. Living legends of the crime writing genre are also profiled, including Martina Cole, Patricia Cornwell and Wilbur Smith.
Finally, the studio guest and viewers are encouraged to take part in a quiz on a popular crime programme - from Sherlock to Inspector Morse.