Scotland Yard DI Richard Poole is sent to the Caribbean island of Sainte Marie to solve a fellow policeman's murder. Having done so, he finds himself seconded to the local police force as the dead man's replacement. Poole proves to be a brilliant detective, solving several complex murders. He's not quite suited to either the pace of life on the island or the heat and sand, neither of which he likes very much. He also doesn't like seafood. That aside, the place is just great. Written by
Season 2: For a detective who can't stand sand, even paradise can be Hell.
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Did You Know?
The series was shot at hotel Langley Fort Royal and exists in reality. The rooftop bar was built by the film crew and is located on the beach otherwise. See more