Filming has begun on a new “high-octane” ITV thriller which stars John Simm as a Detective who suddenly finds himself on the wrong side of the law.
In Prey, Simm plays DC Marcus Farrow, a well-liked copper, with a wife and two kids.
But when Farrow is found at the scene of a brutal crime, with all the evidence pointing towards him, his world collapses.
Arrested and charged, it seems his fate is sealed. So when he gets the opportunity to escape, he seizes it with both hands.
Now on the run in Manchester Farrow is a criminal on the streets he used to police.
Pursuing him is Detective Sergeant Susan Reinhardt (Rosie Cavaliero) and ACC Warner (Adrian Edmondson), as the three coppers embark on s a high-stakes game of cat and mouse across the city, Farrow is desperate to clear his name…
Directed by BAFTA winner Nick Murphy (The Awakening, Occupation, Blood) and written by television newcomer Chris Lunt, the three-part series will air next year.