Vexed. Image shows from L to R: D.I. Jack Armstrong (Toby Stephens), D.I. Georgina Dixon (Miranda Raison). Copyright: Greenlit Rights.


BBC Two comedy drama about police detectives. 9 episodes (2 series), 2010 - 2012. Stars Toby Stephens, Miranda Raison, Lucy Punch, Roger Griffiths and others.

Series 1, Episode 2

Jack and Kate investigate the attempted murder of a high-flying banker who was almost blown up.

Further details

Jack and Kate investigate the attempted murder of a high-flying banker who was almost blown up by a bomb under his car.

However, as they launch their unusual investigation in a private clinic, Jack is preoccupied with Kate's relationship and she tries to conceal her marriage-counselling sessions.

Broadcast details

Sunday 22nd August 2010
60 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Toby Stephens D.I. Jack Armstrong
    Lucy Punch D.I. Kate Bishop
    Roger Griffiths Tony
    Ronny Jhutti Naz Omar
    Rory Kinnear Dan Bishop
    Guest cast
    Richard Cant Billy
    Amanda Douge Charlotte
    Robin Pearce Murray
    Kevin Doyle Andrew Bridgely
    Dan Tetsell Graham (Marriage counsellor)
    Ashley Artus Tim
    Hannah Stokely Lisa
    Jonathan Slinger Kevin
    Writing team
    Howard Overman Writer
    Production team
    Matt Lipsey Director
    Eve Gutierrez Producer
    Carolyn Parry Jones Producer
    Simon Wilson Executive Producer
    Jill Green Executive Producer
    Charlie Phillips Editor
    Catrin Meredydd Production Designer
    Willie Dowling Composer


    Are you pregnant?

    Jack questions Kate about why she is going to the doctors and jumps to the conclusion she is pregnant.

    Featuring: Toby Stephens (D.I. Jack Armstrong), Lucy Punch (D.I. Kate Bishop).


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