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A noir crime drama set in Aberystwyth, Wales, where troubled DCI Tom Mathias solves murders while searching for redemption.
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Series cast summary:
Richard Harrington ...  DCI Tom Mathias 12 episodes, 2013-2016
Mali Harries Mali Harries ...  DI Mared Rhys 12 episodes, 2013-2016
Alex Harries Alex Harries ...  DC Lloyd Ellis 12 episodes, 2013-2016
Hannah Daniel ...  DS Sian Owen 12 episodes, 2013-2016
Aneirin Hughes Aneirin Hughes ...  Chief Supt Brian Prosser 12 episodes, 2013-2016
Geraint Morgan Geraint Morgan ...  Iwan Thomas 6 episodes, 2013-2016
Geraint Lewis Geraint Lewis ...  Dr. Haydn Blake 5 episodes, 2013-2016
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Storyline

On the run from his London past, DCI Tom Mathias, a brilliant but troubled man, isolates himself on the outskirts of a town filled with secrets as dark and destructive as his own. Partnered with the intelligent and complex DI Mared Rhys, they form an engaging relationship as they embark on solving cases that involve the ultimate anti-social crime, murder.

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Welsh | English

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28 April 2014 (UK) See more »

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Det karga landet See more »

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The police station in the series is the former Queens Hotel in Aberystwyth. After being closed as a hotel, it was actually used as the town's police station up until the mid 1990s. However, the entrance used in the series was on the other side of the building. See more »

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Referenced in I Be Geniusen Stuff: Hinterland S2 (y gwyll) (2017) See more »

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Stunning, gripping, dynamic
16 January 2014 | by madelaine-899-356111See all my reviews

Stunning, gripping, dynamic - excellent acting with gripping plot lines against the backdrop of a beautiful but bleak Wales.

The weather with all it's moods, a tumultuous seascape and vast barrenness of the Welsh landscape, this series achieves it's aims of the stories that emerge from the land and it's people; new views of the places and faces of Wales - and it's bilingual - to listen to the cadence of the Welsh accent alongside English enhances cultural understanding.

The cinematography is wonderful, testament to the commitment to a visual expression of culture, time, place and it's people. Outstanding.

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