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Next Of Kin

  • Episode: 

    2 of 6

  • Transmission (TX): 

    Mon 15 Jan 2018
  • TX Confirmed: 

    Yes
  • Time: 

    9.00pm - 10.00pm
  • Week: 

    Week 03 2018 : Sat 13 Jan - Fri 19 Jan
  • Channel: 

    ITV
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Episode 2
 
Having secretly made contact with Danny in Lahore, Mona is approached by police counter terrorism chief Vivien Barnes to travel to Pakistan and identify Kareem’s body.
 
Despite her husband Guy’s resistance, Mona immediately flies to Pakistan and tries to make contact with Danny. However, when she absconds from a Lahore mortuary to make contact with Danny, Mona’s search leads her to a remote part of the city and grave danger.
 
Series overview:
 
Emmy Award winner and Golden Globe nominee, ArchiePanjabi (The Good Wife, The Fall), and renowned actor, Jack Davenport (Pirates of the Caribbean, Smash), star in Mammoth Screen’s fast- paced family thriller, Next Of Kin.
 
The contemporary drama follows whip-smart doctor Mona Harcourt (Panjabi) who lives in London with political lobbyist husband Guy (Davenport). When a bomb goes off in London on the same day that her brother, Kareem, is abducted and murdered in Pakistan, Mona’s charmed life is shaken to its core.
 
The situation escalates when Mona realises that her brother’s son Danish – known as Danny – has vanished from university and is being linked to both the bombing and the murder of his father. With the family facing accusations and becoming embroiled in a tangled web of betrayaland conspiracy, Mona finds herself confronted with the ultimate dilemma: how far would you go to keep your family safe?