A tough guy with a soft heart, Jackson Brodie (Jason Isaacs, Harry Potter, The Patriot) is a former Edinburgh cop trying to make a living as a private detective. He has a hard time collecting his debts and paying his bills, but no shortage of clients, since he can't overlook a wrong or say no to a person in need. Based on the novels by Kate Atkinson, seen on Masterpiece Mystery!, this engaging series also stars Amanda Abbington (Agatha Christie's Poirot) and Zawe Ashton (Fresh Meat). 3 episodes, 4 1/2 hrs, 2 DVDs, SDH. Mature audiences.
Episode 1: Started Early, Took My Dog
Brodie agrees to help an Australian woman who was given up for adoption find her real parents back in Edinburgh. His investigation leads him to a 35-year-old secret that has darkened the l
- Behind-the-scenes featurette
- Cast & crew interviews
Packaging: Boxed set
Run Time: 273 minutes, plus bonus programming
Number of Discs: 2
Color or B&W: Color
"Gritty and gripping"-- Daily Mail (UK)
"Beguilingly entertaining"-- TV Guide
"Satisfying and surprising"-- TV Guide
"Isaacs makes an attractively moody hero."-- San Francisco Chronicle
Based on works by bestselling author Kate Atkinson, this character-driven drama seen on public television features an International Emmy(r)-nominated performance by Isaacs.