SeriesDes S1E1: Episode 1
Season 1123
Des S1, E1 - Episode 1

Des S1, E1 - Episode 1

Airdate: Monday, September 14, 2020

On 9 February 1983, Detective Chief Inspector Peter Jay discovers a drain clogged with rotting flesh and bones. The culprit, Dennis Nilsen, freely admits to the police that it's not just one or two bodies, but "15 or 16, I think".

Cast: David Tennant, Daniel Mays, Jason Watkins, Ron Cook, Barry Ward, Faye McKeever, Ben Bailey Smith, Bronagh Waugh, Laura Elphinstone, Alex Bhat, Jay Simpson, Tony Way, Stuart McQuarrie, Jonathan Coy, Joel Morris