A haunting exploration of the mind of Sam, a teenager who's on the verge of acting out hidden psychopathic desires.
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Series cast summary:
Simon Bubb Simon Bubb ...  Mike 4 episodes, 2017
Harry Capehorn Harry Capehorn ...  James 4 episodes, 2017
Earl Cave ...  Oscar 4 episodes, 2017
Elizabeth Counsell ...  Margaret 4 episodes, 2017
Richard Coyle ...  Peter 4 episodes, 2017
Romola Garai ...  Jenny 4 episodes, 2017
James Greene ...  Bob Franklin 4 episodes, 2017
Karl Johnson ...  Mr. Williams 4 episodes, 2017
Daniel Mays ...  Bill 4 episodes, 2017
T'Nia Miller ...  Lisa 4 episodes, 2017
Lara Peake Lara Peake ...  Chrissy 4 episodes, 2017
Jack Rowan ...  Sam 4 episodes, 2017
Sharon Small ...  Cathy 4 episodes, 2017
Jeany Spark ...  Lauren 4 episodes, 2017
Lolita Chakrabarti ...  Helen Deverill 3 episodes, 2017
Pal Aron Pal Aron ...  Philip 2 episodes, 2017
Gwion Cornish Gwion Cornish ...  Young Sam 2 episodes, 2017
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A haunting exploration of the mind of Sam, a teenager who's on the verge of acting out hidden psychopathic desires.

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20 April 2017 (UK) See more »

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Born to Kill See more »

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Cardiff, Wales, UK

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Substantial and Sinister; but too predictable
8 May 2017 | by vicstevinsonSee all my reviews

Jack Rowan delivers an astonishing performance and has commanding presence. He posses heartthrob looks and an intriguing ability to sell this character's treachery and quirks. What an amazing feat for a young talent.

Romola Garai is surprisingly convincing in this role that is 10 years older than she is. Her character compartmentalizes and as situations become overwhelming, Garai keeps the lid on the melodrama and cuts to the heart of her character.

The title is so very on-the-nose and unfortunate. The show itself is an incredible journey into troubled psychology masked by teenage angst and turmoil.


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