A murder is investigated by both sides of the line, cops and criminals, using opposing methods. But the real line is the morality within each person and how far they will go before they cross it.

Series Cast

  1. Chiwetel Ejiofor

    Chiwetel Ejiofor

    Jonah Gabriel

    7 Episodes

  2. Christopher Eccleston

    Christopher Eccleston

    Joseph Bede

    7 Episodes

  3. Kierston Wareing

    Kierston Wareing

    Lia Honey

    7 Episodes

  4. Stephen Rea

    Stephen Rea


    7 Episodes

  5. Rafe Spall

    Rafe Spall

    Jay Wratten

    7 Episodes

Full Cast & Crew

Last Season

Season 1

2011 | 7 Episodes

Season 1 of The Shadow Line premiered on May 4, 2011.

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The Shadow Line
The Shadow Line


Status Ended


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Certification -

Type Miniseries

Original Language English

Runtime 60m



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