Bodyguard (2018– )
8.5/10
2,023
20 user 14 critic

Episode #1.6 

Principal Protection Officer David Budd (Richard Madden) has made a major breakthrough in the investigation into the attack on the Home Secretary, but his enquiries have put him in mortal ... See full summary »

Director:

John Strickland

Writers:

Jed Mercurio (created by), Jed Mercurio
Reviews

Photos

Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Richard Madden ... David Budd
Stephanie Hyam ... Chanel Dyson
Gina McKee ... Anne Sampson
Ash Tandon ... Deepak Sharma
Nina Toussaint-White ... Louise Rayburn
Matt Stokoe ... Luke Aitkens
Daniel Moore ... SO15 Officer
Rosie Jones ... Police Officer
Sophie Rundle ... Vicky Budd
Gina Gangar ... Passerby
Oliver Devoti ... PS Mason - SCO19 Officer
Pippa Haywood Pippa Haywood ... Lorraine Craddock
Stuart Bowman ... Stephen Hunter-Dunn
Kerri McLean ... Surveillance Officer
Michael Shaeffer ... Longcross
Edit

Storyline

Principal Protection Officer David Budd (Richard Madden) has made a major breakthrough in the investigation into the attack on the Home Secretary, but his enquiries have put him in mortal danger. With the clock ticking and no-one left who believes him, David attempts to prove his innocence. But the evidence against him begins to stack up. Written by DODO

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Release Date:

23 September 2018 (UK) See more »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

£36,000,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Viewing figures for the series were high, with 10.4 million people watching the final episode live. See more »

Goofs

In the whole time David is isolated in the open area between buildings by the Special Response police and is in active dialogue with his former fellow investigators, no one asks about the blood on his face. There is no mention in the dialogue from David that he was beaten up, knocked unconscious, and forced to wear the bomb vest. See more »

Quotes

David Budd: [meeting the Occupational Health counselor] I am David. And I... I need some help.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
They really didnt stick the landing.
10 November 2018 | by jzathajeniousSee all my reviews

For the most part Bodyguard has been an entertaining series. Some great intense action set pieces, and some mildly interesting political conspiracies.

The finale is a bloated ridiculously plotted mess however. David is a fairly unlikeable character and Madden is a fairly wooden actor. The "and they lived happily ever after" ending is trite and uninspired. All in all a really disappointing end.


5 of 16 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 20 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

IMDb Freedive: Watch Movies and TV Series for Free

Watch Hollywood hits and TV favorites for free with IMDb Freedive. Start streaming on IMDb and Fire TV devices today!

Start watching

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed