‘Waking The Dead’ return date announced

BBC One’s cold cases crime drama Waking The Dead will return for a ninth and final series at 9pm on Sunday 13th March.

Starring Trevor Eve as Det Supt Peter Boyd and Sue Johnston as Dr Grace Foley, Episode 1 will see new cast member Eva Birthistle join as Det Supt Sarah Cavendish.

The second part of the opening story, titled ‘Harbinger’, will air the following night at 9pm on Monday 14th March.


> Order the Complete Series 1-9 boxset on Amazon.

In January, BBC One announced a new Waking The Dead spin-off series, The Body Farm. The forensic crime drama will feature Tara Fitzgerald as her Waking The Dead character Eve Lockhart. The six-part series begins filming this Spring.