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Bancroft

  • Episode:

    1 of 3

  • Title:

    S2

  • Transmission (TX):

    Wed 01 Jan 2020

  • TX Confirmed

    Yes

  • Time

    9.00pm - 10.20pm

  • Week:

    Week 01 2020 : Sat 28 Dec - Fri 03 Jan

  • Channel:

    ITV

  • Published:

    Wed 04 Dec 2019

 

Series overview:  

Newly promoted Detective Chief Superintendent Elizabeth Bancroft (Sarah Parish) returns heading up a new merged police service. Revered by colleagues and delivering impressively low crime figures, Bancroft is riding a professional high. However, this success comes at a great cost as she’s left isolated and estranged from her beloved son Joe (Adam Long) and facing increasing pressure from her dangerous pact with crime boss Daanish Kamara (Ryan McKen). 

When a disturbing double murder brings her personal and professional life crashing together, she is forced to confront a chilling new enemy. With threats closing in from all sides, the repercussions of her past actions will come back to haunt her in ways she could never have expected.

Episode 1

Promoted to Detective Chief Superintendent, Elizabeth Bancroft (Sarah Parish) returns on a professional high. However, it appears success has come at a high price as she’s now estranged from her beloved son Joe (Adam Long) and facing increasing pressure from her dangerous pact with crime boss, Daanish Kamara (Ryan McKen). 

When a chilling double murder brings an unexpected personal reunion, Elizabeth’s true loyalties are questioned. Forced onto the side lines by the new Detective Superintendent, Jake Harper (David Avery), Elizabeth must turn to her old skills in order to get her way. 

Despite warnings to stay away from the murder investigation, the main suspects disappearance pulls Elizabeth further into the case. With a dangerous new enemy emerging for Bancroft, old foes sense a weakness and opportunity to take their revenge.