ITV’s Grantchester has been renewed for a sixth series which will track a holiday camp torn apart by a tragic death.
Filming for the series – which stars Robson Green as DI Geordie Keating – has already resumed in Cambridgeshire, Hampshire and Hertfordshire.Grantchester has been renewed for a sixth series[/caption]
Robson will once again be joined by Tom Brittney as Grantchester’s Reverend Will Davenport, as the pair team up once again to solve cases i 1958.
ITV has revealed that the first episode will focus on a holiday camp which sees a tragic death occur just as Geordie and his family are enjoying a well-earned break there.
Geordie and Will, who is also staying at the resort with Leonard and Mrs C, have no choice but to get involved with the case, the repercussions of which are set to play out across the rest of the series.
Tessa Peake-Jones returns as Mrs C, Al Weaver as Leonard Finch, Kacey Ainsworth as Cathy Keating, Oliver Dimsdale as Daniel Marlowe and Nick Brimble as Jack Chapman.Robson Green and Tom Brittney are both back to solve more cases [/caption] The pair end up dealing with a death at a holiday camp which will have big repercussions throughout the rest of the series [/caption]
Special guest actors for this series include Jemma Redgrave, Gary Beadle, Dominic Mafham, Rachael Stirling, Miles Jupp and Rebecca Front.
Kudos Executive Producer Emma Kingsman-Lloyd said of the new series: “In these difficult times we are delighted to be able to film another series of our beloved Grantchester.
“The cast and crew have worked tirelessly to bring the series to the screen and we know the audience are very excited to see what Will, Geordie and the Grantchester family have in store for them.”
MASTERPIECE Executive Producer-at-Large Rebecca Eaton added: “A charming, good-hearted drama about community is what we all need right now, and that’s exactly what Grantchester is. Welcome back!”
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Grantchester first aired in 2014 with the series based on the short stories of James Runcie.
James Norton starred in the show from the beginning until series four, when Tom took over.