Death in Paradise is back!
Death in Paradise is back! Having brought a welcome burst of sunshine to our lives each year on BBC One since it first hit our screens back in 2011 with Ben Miller as the star, the programme has enjoyed five extremely popular series' and more guest stars than you can shake a stick at - not to mention a new lead actor in the shape of Kris Marshall.
New Death in Paradise will air on BBC One at 9pm from Thursday 5th January. This sixth series, which was announced back in February 2016, has some major surprises up its sleeve - including a two part story in which the team leave Saint Marie for London...
Kris Marshall will reprise his role as Humphrey Goodman alongside actors Danny John-Jules as Officer Dwayne Myers, Josephine Jobert who lays DS Florence Cassell and Tobi Bakare as Officer JP Hooper. Not Going Out star Sally Bretton will also return to the show as love interest Martha Lloyd.
The show, filmed in Guadeloupe, is famed for its guest stars and this series promises to be no different. Already announced by the BBC are the following actors:
Ardal O'Hanlon (Father Ted, After Hours), Douglas Hodge (The Night Manager), Natasha Little (Thirteen), Adrian Rawlins (Dickensian), Monica Dolan (W1A), Ramon Tikaram (Happy Valley), Emily Taaffee (War and Peace), Gary Beadle (Eastenders), Fiona Allen (Waterloo Road), Kerry Fox (Glue), Kemi-Bo Jacobs (Thirteen) and Mark Powley (Birds Of A Feather).