AUSTRALIA: Gracepoint Starring David Tennant And Anna Gunn Begins On Universal Channel Tonight

The new ten-part event series Gracepoint premieres tonight on Universal Channel in Australia. David Tennant and Anna Gunn star as the detectives charged with uncovering the killer of a young boy in a sleepy coastal town in California.

Gracepoint - A New Mystery on Universal
Friday 3rd October, 8.30pm on Universal Channel (channel 116)

Based on the UK's critically acclaimed crime drama BroadchurchGracepoint is the highly anticipated 10-part murder mystery that sees David Tennant reprise his role as Detective Emmett Carver, leading the investigation into the murder of a 12 year old boy in the small Californian town of Gracepoint.

As the effects of the murder carve a powerful wake through the series, the case sparks a media frenzy, which throws the boy's family into further turmoil and upends the lives of all of the town's residents. But what secrets are this close-knit community hiding – and what part do they play in the murder of young Danny Solano?

Featuring an impressive line-up of critically acclaimed actors, Gracepoint also stars Emmy® Award winner Anna Gunn, Golden Globe® winner Nick Nolte and Australia's own Academy Award® nominee Jacki Weaver.

Watch the series trailer here: