Trailer: Martin Clunes stars in new ITV drama ‘Manhunt’

New drama based on the memoirs of real-life London Metropolitan police detective

Martin Clunes stars as
Detective Chief Inspector Colin Sutton

ITV has unveiled a new trailer for it’s upcoming drama Manhunt, based on a true story of former Detective Chief Inspector Colin Sutton, who tenaciously tracked down serial killer Levi Bellfield.

Doc Martin‘s Martin Clunes leads the cast as DCI Sutton, alongside Celyn Jones (Catastrophe), Katie Lyon (Maigret), Claudie Blakley (Cranford), Stephen Wight (The Paradise) and Steffan Rhodri (Keeping Faith).

Written by Ed Whitmore (Silent Witness, Rillington Place) and produced by Buffalo Pictures, Manhunt is the real life story of how the murder of French National, Amelie Delagrange, in August 2004 was eventually linked to the murders of Marsha McDonnell in 2003 and the abduction and murder of Milly Dowler as she travelled home from school in 2002.

Manhunt begins on ITV on Sunday, 6th January at 9pm

Watch the trailer below: