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A British inspector 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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Series cast summary:
Danny John-Jules ...  Officer Dwayne Myers 56 episodes, 2011-2018
Elizabeth Bourgine ...  Catherine Bordey 43 episodes, 2011-2018
Don Warrington ...  Commissioner Selwyn Patterson 34 episodes, 2011-2018
Joséphine Jobert ...  DS Florence Cassell / ... 32 episodes, 2015-2018
Kris Marshall ...  DI Humphrey Goodman 30 episodes, 2014-2017
Sara Martins ...  DS Camille Bordey 28 episodes, 2011-2015
Tobi Bakare Tobi Bakare ...  Officer J.P. Hooper 28 episodes, 2015-2018
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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DI Humphrey Goodman and his team are back trying to solve the most baffling murders they've ever faced... (season 6) See more »


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UK | France

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English

Release Date:

2011 (UK) See more »

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Death in Paradise See more »

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1.78 : 1
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In episode #2.7 (2013), the fictional hurricane is named Irma. In September 2017 filming was stopped owing to a real hurricane Irma passing near to Guadeloupe. See more »

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Featured in The Wright Stuff: Episode #16.83 (2011) See more »

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Bloody excellent
14 February 2013 | by sentosasamSee all my reviews

As an Aussie I obviously lean towards British titles when it comes to favoritism. Death in Paradise is no exception. I love it. The characters are great (particularly DI Richard Poole, played by Ben Miller), he is exemplary.

But what really sets the show apart is its mood and setting. It seems to maintain all the murder and intrigue without going down a dark path. Which, come to think of it, would undoubtedly be difficult considering its set on an island in the Caribbean. The location gives the genre a whole new spin and ultimately a unique direction.

Check it out.


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