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Next Of Kin

  • Episode: 

    5 of 6

  • Transmission (TX): 

    Mon 05 Feb 2018
  • TX Confirmed: 

  • Time: 

    9.00pm - 10.00pm
  • Week: 

    Week 06 2018 : Sat 03 Feb - Fri 09 Feb
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Episode 5
While Danny is holed up in a London flat with the rest of the terror cell waiting for further instructions, the entire police operation is compromised when Mona’s brother Omar tries to intervene and rescue Danny on his own. 
With Omar subsequently injured, Danny is forced to take extreme measures to slow down the terror plot. At the same time, Guy’s professional life is thrown into a collision course with the police counter terrorism investigation.
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?