The ITV Press Centre have released a gallery of promotional photos from the first episode of their new eight-part drama series Broadchurch.
Broadchurch was written bt Chris Chibnall and directed by James Strong and Euros Lyn. It was produced for Kudos by Richard Stokes.
David Tennant plays DI Alec Hardy - an out-of-town newly-promoted police detective who is investigating the murder of 11-year-old Danny Latimer, found dead on a beach in the idyllic seaside
. village of Broadchurch
Local girl DS Ellie Miller (Olivia Colman) must work with the difficult and unyielding Hardy on the case which is the subject of national press attention. Beth and Mark Latimer, along with their daughter Chloe and Beth's mother, struggle to cope with Danny's loss amidst the media frenzy, while businesses are also implicated as the community suffers the impact of a local murder.
Arthur Darvill plays village vicar Paul Coates who tries to offer support, while Pauline Quirke takes the role of Susan Wright - a suspicious local character who lives a lonely existence in a caravan park but appears to know more about Danny's demise than she's letting on...
View some of the images here:
View more pictures in the Broadchurch photo gallery via the Radio Times
Broadchurch begins on ITV in March