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The Fall: Season 1: Episode 1 -- When the investigation into a Belfast architect's murder goes cold, Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson arrives from London to lend her expertise. At the same time, Paul Spector outwardly a grief counselor and family man, secretly a depraved killer plans his next attack, on young lawyer Sarah Kay.
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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3
Release Date:
12 May 2013 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
A serial killer is on the loose... And only she can catch him. (Series 1)
Plot:
A psychological thriller that examines the lives of two hunters. One is a serial killer who stalks his... See more »
Awards:
7 wins & 17 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Three dimensional characters - Good dialogue & Scarily gripping See more (82 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 13 of 61)

Gillian Anderson ... Stella Gibson (16 episodes, 2013-2016)

Jamie Dornan ... Paul Spector (16 episodes, 2013-2016)

John Lynch ... Jim Burns (11 episodes, 2013-2014)

Bronagh Waugh ... Sally Ann Spector (11 episodes, 2013-2014)

Niamh McGrady ... Danielle Ferrington (10 episodes, 2013-2014)
Sarah Beattie ... Olivia Spector (10 episodes, 2013-2014)

Aisling Franciosi ... Katie Benedetto (10 episodes, 2013-2014)

Emmett J Scanlan ... Glen Martin (9 episodes, 2013-2014)

Archie Panjabi ... Reed Smith (9 episodes, 2013-2014)

Stuart Graham ... Matt Eastwood (8 episodes, 2013-2014)
Gerard Jordan ... Brian Stone (7 episodes, 2013-2014)

Karen Hassan ... Annie Brawley (7 episodes, 2013-2014)
Siobhan McSweeney ... Mary McCurdy (7 episodes, 2013-2014)
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Series Directed by
Allan Cubitt (6 episodes, 2014)
Jakob Verbruggen (5 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Writing credits
Allan Cubitt (16 episodes, 2013-2016)

Series Produced by
Allan Cubitt .... executive producer (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Patrick Irwin .... executive producer (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Gub Neal .... producer (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Julian Stevens .... producer (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Justin Thomson-Glover .... executive producer (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Fergus Haycock .... co-producer (5 episodes, 2013)
Stephen Wright .... executive producer: BBC (5 episodes, 2013)
Kok-yee Yau .... co-producer (5 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Original Music by
Keefus Ciancia (6 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Cinematography by
Ruairí O'Brien (6 episodes, 2013-2014)
 
Series Film Editing by
Steve Singleton (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
 
Series Casting by
Maureen Duff (6 episodes, 2013-2014)
Carla Mercer (6 episodes, 2013-2014)

Nina Gold (unknown episodes)
 
Series Production Design by
Tom McCullagh (6 episodes, 2013-2014)
 
Series Art Direction by
Gillian Devenney (6 episodes, 2013-2014)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Lynn Wilson (6 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Costume Design by
Maggie Donnelly (6 episodes, 2013-2014)
 
Series Makeup Department
Deborah McCarthy .... hair stylist (6 episodes, 2013-2014)
Eimer O'Hare .... makeup artist (6 episodes, 2013-2014)
Pamela Smyth .... hair & make up designer (6 episodes, 2013-2014)
Audrey Doyle .... additional makeup artist (2 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Production Management
Carol Moorhead .... production manager / line producer (6 episodes, 2013-2014)
Beewan Athwal .... post-production supervisor (5 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Chris McCormick .... trainee assistant director (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Ciara McIlraith .... crowd co-ordinator (6 episodes, 2014)
Maria Mulhall .... third assistant director (6 episodes, 2014)
Mick Pantaleo .... first assistant director (6 episodes, 2014)
Dafydd Arwyn Jones .... first assistant director (5 episodes, 2013)
Alison Whearty .... assistant director: extras (5 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Art Department
Catherine MacFerran .... assistant prop buyer / prop buyer (6 episodes, 2013-2014)
Christopher Smith .... stand-by props (6 episodes, 2014)
Jim Barr .... stand by props (5 episodes, 2013)
Kevin Fraser .... head painter (5 episodes, 2013)
Grace Margaret McGowan .... art department trainee (5 episodes, 2013)
Laura Ng .... standby art director (5 episodes, 2013)
Brendan Rankin .... draughtsman (5 episodes, 2013)
Owen Fitzpatrick .... props (5 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Sound Department
Wayne Brooks .... dialogue editor (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Pietro Dalmasso .... supervising sound editor (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Ronan Hill .... production sound mixer (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Paul Maynes .... dubbing mixer / adr recordist (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Rowena Wilkinson .... foley artist (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Daniel Crowley .... sound mixer (6 episodes, 2014)
Keith Grainger .... boom operator (6 episodes, 2014)
Daniel McCabe .... sound trainee (6 episodes, 2014)
Aaron O'Neill .... adr recordist (6 episodes, 2014)
James M.H. Atkinson .... sound assistant (5 episodes, 2013)
Sue Harding .... foley artist (5 episodes, 2013)
Will McConnell .... adr recordist (5 episodes, 2013)
Simon Kerr .... boom operator / sound maintenance (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
Enda Callan .... boom operator (2 episodes, 2014)
Peter Warnock .... adr recordist (2 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Special Effects by
Nick Morton .... special effects supervisor (5 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Marc Bell .... visual effects artist (6 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Stunts
Donal O'Farrell .... stunt coordinator (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Paul Kennington .... stunt performer (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Ryan Douglas .... camera trainee / second assistant camera / ... (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Andy Gardner .... first assistant camera: "b" camera / focus puller (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
David Grennan .... "a"camera operator: director of photography - second unit / camera operator: "a" camera, second unit additional photography / ... (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Davey Mayes .... generator operator/electrician / electrician / ... (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Eric Greenberg .... first assistant camera: "a" camera / focus puller (6 episodes, 2013-2014)
Ian Marrs .... digital imaging technician (6 episodes, 2013-2014)
David Boyle .... second assistant camera: second unit (6 episodes, 2014)
Scott Jamison .... camera trainee 2nd unit (6 episodes, 2014)
Niall O'Connor .... digital camera technician: second unit / digital camera technician (6 episodes, 2014)
Malachy Sturgeon .... "b" camera second assistant camera / camera trainee (6 episodes, 2014)
Darren Chesney .... second unit: digital imaging technician (5 episodes, 2013)
Steffan Hill .... still photographer (5 episodes, 2013)
Daire Mac an t-Saoir .... "a" camera second assistant camera (5 episodes, 2013)
Giancarlo McDonnell .... gaffer (5 episodes, 2013)
Lisa Trinder .... video playback operator (5 episodes, 2013)
Graeme McCormick .... data wrangler: second unit - dailies (4 episodes, 2014)
Glynn Harrison .... grip (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
Cormac O'Omáille .... a-camera first assistant: second unit (2 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Casting Department
Lucy Caird .... casting assistant (5 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sarah McGovern .... costume trainee (6 episodes, 2014)
Nadine Henderson .... costume trainee (5 episodes, 2013)
Emma O'Loughlin .... costume trainee (5 episodes, 2013)
Heather Long .... wardrobe supervisor: daily (3 episodes, 2013)
Ciaran Curry .... standby costume assistant / wardrobe assistant (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
Edel McCarron .... standby costume / wardrobe assistant (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
 
Series Editorial Department
Helen Sheridan .... assembly editor / first assistant editor (10 episodes, 2013-2014)
Rory Caldwell .... dailies coordinator (6 episodes, 2014)
Scott Ferguson .... colorist: Dailies / colorist: dailies (6 episodes, 2014)
Jonathan Fetherston .... on-line editor (5 episodes, 2013)
Robert Wright .... dailies coordinator (5 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Music Department
Keefus Ciancia .... composer: theme music (5 episodes, 2013)
David Holmes .... composer: theme music (4 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Transportation Department
Johnny Crawford .... unit driver / minibus driver (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Ryan Marshall .... transportation captain / unit driver (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Tom McCrea .... driver: cast / unit driver (7 episodes, 2013-2014)
Dermott McKee .... unit driver / driver: cast (7 episodes, 2013-2014)
Stephen Collins .... unit driver (6 episodes, 2014)
Maurice Brown .... transportation captain (5 episodes, 2013)
Brian Fox .... unit driver (5 episodes, 2013)
Tom Heaney .... minibus driver (5 episodes, 2013)
Roy McManus .... driver: props truck (5 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Other crew
Andrew Wilson .... location manager (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Adam Wilkinson .... Location Assistant (6 episodes, 2014)
Ciaran Colton .... script continuity: second unit (5 episodes, 2013)
Naomi Liston .... assistant location manager (5 episodes, 2013)
Cathy Mooney .... production supervisor (5 episodes, 2013)
Stacey Quigley .... assistant production coordinator (5 episodes, 2013)
Anna Quinn .... production assistant (5 episodes, 2013)
Peter Anderson Studio .... title designer (5 episodes, 2013)
Ryan McNeill .... armoury supervisor (5 episodes, 2014)
Jeffrey Nelson .... picture double (2 episodes, 2014)

Janice Hadlow .... commissioned by (unknown episodes)
Ben Stephenson .... commissioned by (unknown episodes)
 

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Trivia:
In Season 2 Episode 1 the map shown on the TV of the murder locations is not a map of Belfast.See more »
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Referenced in Fifty Shades of Grey (2015)See more »

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43 out of 55 people found the following review useful.
Three dimensional characters - Good dialogue & Scarily gripping, 5 June 2013
Author: ceri-edwards2 from United Kingdom

One more episode to go, odd time to write a review but I just cant wait to express how good this show is.

I love detective stories, and have grown to accept a certain number of stereotypes if the plotting is good, it seems to go with the territory.

Not here though. The writing is fantastic, the tough old duffer cops show emotion, the strong female lead is a strong woman with dimensions slowly emerging as the series evolves. Without unrealistically ignoring the sorts of prejudice extant in our society the writing avoids her being a typical 'ballbuster' and allows her to develop meaningful relationships and respect among her colleagues.

The anti hero is fantastically normal and so much more menacing for this, especially outside of the killing 'events'.

The plotting is pacey and involving, the series has become more gripping with each episode. Fingers crossed for the denouement. I have very high hopes.

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