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Endeavour (S3)

Published: Mon 07 Dec 2015

Endeavour
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Which familiar faces are set to return for the new series of Endeavour after the shocking and tragic events at the end of series II?
 
Falsely accused Endeavour Morse (Shaun Evans) was last seen isolated and alone languishing in prison, framed for the murder of Chief Constable Rupert Standish.
 
Endeavour had unearthed corruption at the very heart of the City Force but his investigation had taken a sinister twist.
 
What of Endeavour’s senior officer, DI Fred Thursday (Roger Allam), whose life was hanging in the balance after being shot in the chest?
 
Series three of the phenomenally successful ITV crime drama and prequel to Inspector Morse will comprise 4 x 120 minute films and will once again be written by Lewis and Endeavour creator and Inspector Morse writer, Russell Lewis.
 
Colin Dexter, whose first Morse story was published in 1975, continues his association with the drama, acting as a consultant to Endeavour producers Mammoth Screen.