First look at Irvine Welsh’s new TV drama Crime – and it was filmed in Glasgow

THIS is the first look at the new Irvine Welsh drama Crime which was filmed in Glasgow.

Streaming service BritBox, who are behind the production, released images of the new original thriller. 

Crime will wrap filming in Edinburgh and Glasgow last this month.

READ MORE: Film crews spotted in the city’s Tradeston for Irvine Welsh’s new Britbox series Crime

Glasgow Times:

Set in Edinburgh and directed by James Strong (Liar, Broadchurch, and the forthcoming BBC drama Vigil) and David Blair (Isolation Stories, The Barking Murders), the six-episode production stars Dougray Scott (Mission: Impossible 2, Batwoman, The Woman in White) as Detective Inspector Ray Lennox, who is investigating the disappearance of a schoolgirl while battling his own personal demons.

The series will also star Joanna Vanderham (Warrior, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow) as DS Amanda Drummond, Angela Griffin (Harlots, Dun Breedin’, White Lines) as Trudi Lowe, Ken Stott (The Dig, Fortitude, Devils) as Chief Superintendent Bob Toal and Jamie Sives (Guilt, Too Close) as Detective Inspector Dougie Gillman.

READ MORE: Irvine Welsh teases Crime cast picture after Glasgow filming

Glasgow Times:

Crime is being produced by David Blair for Buccaneer Media and Off Grid Film and TV. Irvine Welsh is adapting his novel for the screen alongside long-standing screenwriting partner Dean Cavanagh (Creation Stories). Executive producers are Irvine Welsh, Dean Cavanagh, Dougray Scott, Tony Wood, Richard Tulk-Hart, Pamela Hansson and James Strong.

Crime will be available exclusively on BritBox UK in Autumn/Winter 2021.

Glasgow Times | What’s On Glasgow

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