Adaptation of Denise Mina's thriller set in 1982. When the story of a murder has huge implications for her family, newspaper copy boy Paddy Meehan battles prejudices to get to the truth. As she inches closer to revealing the truth, her investigations place her in mortal danger.

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  1. Matt Costello

    Con Meehan

  2. Ron Donachie

    Ron Donachie

    DCI Sullivan

  3. David Morrissey

    David Morrissey

    Murray Devlin

  4. Jayd Johnson

    Jayd Johnson

    Paddy Meehan

  5. Bronagh Gallagher

    Bronagh Gallagher

    Trisha Meehan

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Series 2

2013 | 2 Episodes

Season 2 of The Field of Blood premiered on August 7, 2013.

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The Field of Blood
The Field of Blood



Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 60m



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