Peter Capaldi (Physician Who) and Cush Jumbo (The Good Struggle) will play two detectives caught in an expert tug of battle in Legal Report, a London-based thriller which has been ordered to collection at Apple TV+.
Hailing from BAFTA Award nominee Paul Rutman (Vera, Indian Summers) and now in manufacturing in London, Legal Report is described as a strong, character-driven thriller set within the coronary heart of latest London. The premise: An nameless telephone name attracts two sensible detectives right into a confrontation over an previous homicide case — Detective Sergeant June Lenker, a younger lady within the early levels of her profession, and Detective Chief Inspector Daniel Hegarty, a well-connected man decided to guard his legacy.
The collection guarantees to the touch on problems with race, institutional failure “and the search to search out frequent floor in a polarized Britain.”
As famous by TVLine reader Rob, Capaldi and Gumbo beforehand each costarred within the July 2009 Torchwood: Kids of the Earth miniseries, taking part in House Workplace Everlasting Secretary John Frobisher and Lois Habiba.
Rutman will executive-produce alongside Capaldi, Jumbo and Elaine Collins, whereas BAFTA Award winner Jim Loach (Save Me Too, Oranges and Sunshine) is directing the collection.