Vigil is a British police procedural television miniseries created by Tom Edge and produced by World Productions.
The six-part series commenced on BBC One in August 2021. It stars Suranne Jones, Rose Leslie, Shaun Evans, Paterson Joseph and Martin Compston. The series is set in Scotland and much of the action takes place on a fictional nuclear-powered submarine.
The crew rush to restart the reactor and restore power. DCI Silva finds evidence linked to another crewman to support her murder theory. Lieutenant Commander Mark Prentice, the Executive Officer, admits to striking Burke and later finding him dead in his bunk. DCI Silva doubts the blow was fatal and thinks Burke may have been poisoned. DS Longacre is attacked when she arrives home to find two burglars ransacking her house. She makes contact with a young woman, Jade, who had been dating Burke and agrees to talk to her. On arriving at the rendezvous, she discovers Jade’s body.
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 30 August 2021.
- Running Time: 60 minutes.
- Rating: G.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.