Dead Like You
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He most recently appeared in the Netflix film The Strays, while he’s also starred in The Suspect, Anne, Showtrial, Emmerdale, Sanditon, Collateral, Marcella, Southcliffe, Endeavour and Hustle. For three series, Dot was the ultimate bent copper and ran rings around Ted, Arnott and Fleming making him one of the series’ most iconic characters. Ben Wiggins is Oliver Starling and is known for appearing in You on Netflix, Hollyoaks, Pennyworth and The Witcher.
Instead, actor Sam Hoare will play Roy Grace’s nemesis, who replaces Rakie Ayola’s character ACC Vosper (see below). She went on to star in Doctors, Holby City, Vera, Peterloo, Game of Thrones, Chenorbyl, Dalgliesh, and Des. Elsewhere, The Undeclared War’s Ernest Gromov plays Det Marcel Kullen, Death in Paradise‘s Kiera Lester is Sasha, Doc Martin’s Nicholas Tizzard stars as Dominic Pope, and Before We Die actress Rebecca Scroggs is Ari Branson.Thomas Coombes as Johnny Kerridge in the cast of Grace Dead Like You (Credit: ITV1) Grace Dead Like You cast: Thomas Coombes plays Johnny Kerridge Hoare is most recognisable for his parts in The Capture on BBC, Miss Scarlet and the Duke, The Girl Before and Showtrial, among other roles.
The jobbing actress was the 70th actress to act out a birth on the long-running Call the Midwife in 2017. Craig has starred in Temple, Intergalactic, and Netflix’s The English Game, and recently played the landlord James in Everything I Know About Love.John Simm plays tenacious detective DS Roy Grace in the ITV drama based on the novels by Peter James. Southend-born Thomas Coombes is an actor with just under 70 roles to his name, the most recent of which came in Luther: The Fallen Sun.
Season three will see the return of the core cast including John Simm as lead Roy Grace, Richie Campbell as Glenn Branson, Laura Elphinstone as Bella Moy, Zoe Tapper as Cleo Morey and Craig Parkinson as Norman Potting, alongside some guest cast members. Pennyworth’s Claudia Jolly plays Pippa Starling, newcomer Joanna Brooks stars as Maggie, You actor Ben Wiggins plays Oliver Starling, and The Key’s Heather Ann Foster stars as Rachel Ryan. A subplot about Grace’s long-lost wife who’s gone missing in Germany is meant to drip-feed tension into his narrative. In this viewer it simply triggered suppressed memories of Downton Abbey when Lady Edith’s chap was condemned to an identical fate because, at a guess, the actor had better things to do with his time.The Human Solution actor Max Krupski plays Miles Hawthorn, Rain Dogs’ Jay Oliver Yip stars as Freddie Punt, and Outlander’s Andy Apollo is Caspar Barclay.