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Air Date: March 4th, 2013

Series Summary
A community in Dorset, England, becomes the focus of a grisly murder investigation.

Rating: TV14

Genres: Mystery, Crime drama


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  • The plot threads don't weave a very riveting picture, but Broadchurch Season 2 benefits tremendously from Colman, who remains the heart of the show. Show More

  • Its refusal to reduce any of the crimes it portrayed to standard TV gestures, as well as the vividness of its two lead characters, give it an afterlife: I’d guess that many people will watch the series over again, even knowing how it turns out, just to spend time in the bleak town of Broadchurch. Show More

  • Though Chibnall doesn't quite stick the landing in the last of the eight episodes--when we learn the truth about Trish's assault, it feels a bit too much like an "Author's Message" sign should be flashing--any fan of intelligent TV should watch Broadchurch Season 3. Show More

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Winner Supporting Actor
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2014)
Winner Drama Series
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2014)
Nominated Radio Times Audience Award
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2014)