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.
MI5 reveal to the police that the suspected murderer of Jade was a Russian spy with diplomatic immunity. After the discovery that there is a Russian spy on board Vigil, a decision is made to recall the submarine, but there is no response. Unknown to those ashore, Vigil’s communications are down. On Vigil, suspicion for Burke’s murder falls on the cook, Jackie Hamilton, who is then found dead.
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 12 September 2021.
- Running Time: 60 minutes.
- Rating: G.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.