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Death in Paradise 

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An Irish detective inspector in the UK Police is transferred to Saint-Marie's police department, but he hates the sun, sea and sand. The series follow his investigations into murders on the island. Later series see another British DI head the investigative team.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Danny John-Jules ...  Officer Dwayne Myers 56 episodes, 2011-2018
Elizabeth Bourgine ...  Catherine Bordey 55 episodes, 2011-2020
Don Warrington ...  Commissioner Selwyn Patterson 47 episodes, 2011-2020
Tobi Bakare ...  Officer J.P. Hooper / ... 44 episodes, 2015-2020
Joséphine Jobert ...  DS Florence Cassell / ... 38 episodes, 2015-2019
Kris Marshall ...  DI Humphrey Goodman 30 episodes, 2014-2017
Sara Martins ...  DS Camille Bordey 28 episodes, 2011-2015
Ardal O'Hanlon ...  DI Jack Mooney 24 episodes, 2017-2020
Gary Carr ...  Officer Fidel Best / ... 24 episodes, 2011-2014
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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 garykmcd

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Season 4: ...solving even more mysterious and impossible murders. See more »


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Official Sites:

Alibi [United Kingdom] | BBC [UK]

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UK | France | USA

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English | French

Release Date:

2011 (UK) See more »

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Dolby Digital

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Danny John-Jules (Dwayne Myers)'s real life son, Danté Langlais-John-Jules, appears in episode 5.6, Death in Paradise: Dishing Up Murder (2016), as Jackson, a young scamp that Dwayne helps. See more »

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Simple Murder Mystery Pleasure
1 December 2011 | by charlie-54-779219See all my reviews

So many TV shows try to make "guessing" the murderer nearly impossible. They add irrelevant sub-plots, secrets that are only revealed at the end and over complicated characters that cause confusion. I've just watched episode 6 and I guessed the murderer straight away. But do you think this took away any of the enjoyment of this excellent murder mystery? not in the slightest. The characters are witty & charming and every episode draws one closer to each off the personalities. I eagerly await every new episode. I'm a Brit living in Cape Town, which I consider to be paradise, but one can't help but fall in love with this quirky little Caribbean island.


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