Shardlake
Shardlake
16
20241 season
MysteryThriller

The year is 1536. Lawyer Matthew Shardlake finds his life turned upside down when Thomas Cromwell sends him to investigate a suspicious death at the remote monastery of Scarnsea. Deception, deceit, and corruption are rife as it soon becomes clear that the murder is not the first. Shardlake is drawn into a web of lies that threatens not only his integrity but his life. This compelling whodunnit is based on the internationally popular Tudor murder mystery novels by C.J. Sansom.


Shardlake

Drenched in mystery, suspense and deception, Shardlake is a compelling whodunnit based on the internationally popular Tudor murder mystery novels by C.J. Sansom. The year is 1536. Matthew Shardlake, a brilliant lawyer with an acute sense of justice, finds his life turned upside down when Thomas Cromwell, Henry Vlll’s right-hand man, sends him to the remote monastery of Scarnsea to investigate a murder, and to ultimately claim its wealth for the King. Accompanied by the arrogant and ambitious Jack Barak, it becomes clear that the death they are investigating is not the first. Facing hostility and suspicion at every turn and unsure of Barak’s true intentions, Shardlake is drawn into a web of lies, deceit and corruption that threatens not only his integrity but his life.

Release date:2024
Genre:MysteryThriller
Series Rating:16Violence
Season 1 Rating:Season 1 RatingViolence
Creator: Stephen ButchardC.J. Sansom
Starring:Arthur HughesAnthony BoyleSean BeanBabou CeesayRuby Ashbourne SerkisPeter Firth

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