DI Jimmy Perez and his team investigate crimes within the close knit island community of Shetland.
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Series cast summary:
...  DI Jimmy Perez 20 episodes, 2013-2018
...  DS Alison McIntosh / ... 20 episodes, 2013-2018
...  DC Sandy Wilson / ... 20 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Cassie Perez 19 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Duncan Hunter 17 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Rhona Kelly 16 episodes, 2014-2018
Lewis Howden ...  Billy McCabe / ... 14 episodes, 2013-2018
Anne Kidd ...  Cora McLean 10 episodes, 2014-2018
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Created from the novels by award winning crime writer Ann Cleeves, Shetland follows DI Jimmy Perez and his team as they investigate crime within the close knit island community. In this isolated and sometimes inhospitable environment, the team have to rely on a uniquely resourceful style of policing. Set against a hauntingly beautiful landscape, Shetland is based on the best selling books such as Red Bones, Raven Black, Dead Water and Blue Lightning. Written by Bye

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Mord auf Shetland  »

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Actor Steven Robertson played a suspect in Vera (2011), another TV series based on a series of books by Ann Cleeves. See more »

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Featured in The Wright Stuff: Episode #19.45 (2014) See more »

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One of our favorites!
9 June 2017 | by See all my reviews

I loved this series! The characters are multi-dimensional, the plots are always very suspenseful without being gruesome. I saw someone else say the show sometimes moved slow (although enjoyable) and I would say the pace is perfect because the viewer is allowed to think alongside DI Perez. The acting is superb. So is the cinematography. I am so looking forward to the next season as it's become a favorite in my household!


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