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Karen Pirie

  • Episode:

    2 of 3

  • Transmission (TX):

    Sun 02 Oct 2022

  • TX Confirmed

    Yes

  • Time

    8.00pm - 10.00pm

  • Week:

    Week 40 2022 : Sat 01 Oct - Fri 07 Oct

  • Channel:

    ITV

  • Published:

    Wed 21 Sep 2022

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Karen Pirie

Series overview

Lauren Lyle stars as Karen Pirie in ITV cold case murder drama, based on acclaimed author Val McDermid’s The Distant Echo and adapted by Emer Kenny.

Outlander star Lauren Lyle takes the lead role of Karen Pirie in a new ITV drama series from the producers of Line of Duty and Bodyguard, World Productions.

Adapted by Emer Kenny (Harlots, Save Me Too) who will also take the role of Karen’s friend River Wilde, Karen Pirie also stars Chris Jenks (Sex Education) as Jason ‘The Mint’ Murray and Zach Wyatt (Blithe Spirit) as DS Phil Parhatka. 

Episode 2

With suspects under attack, Karen’s cold case review becomes a live investigation. Is someone out for revenge for Rosie’s death, or trying to ensure the truth remains hidden?