The critically acclaimed ITV series “Marcella”, starring Jamie Bamber as Detective Inspector Tim Williamson was renewed for a second, according to an annoucement made by Rosenfeldt, Buccaneer Media CEO Tony Wood and leading actress Anna Friel during a panel session at the Edinburgh International Television Festival.
Series synopsis: Former London detective Marcella Backland is devastated when her husband leaves her and their two children. He is head of Legal Affairs at DTG Construction, property developers effectively controlled by the Gibson family. When Marcella is visited by a senior detective on the murder squad seeking information regarding an unsolved, 11-year-old case of a serial killer who seems to have become active again, Marcella returns to the murder squad. She enters a world of online dating, prostitution, and the dubious dealings of her husband’s employers while trying to save her marriage.
ITV has ordered 8 episodes, which are planned to air in 2017
The first season of Marcella aired on ITV (UK) this year and is currently available on Netflix