Criminal


Coming soon to NETFLIX

Idiotlamp is currently in production on this revolutionary multi-national original drama series, shooting on a purpose-built set at the Ciudad de la Tele studios in Madrid.

A police procedural with a unique premise, CRIMINAL takes place exclusively within the confines of a police interview suite. This stripped down, cat-and-mouse drama focuses on the intense mental conflict between the police detectives and the suspect in question.

The debut season comprises of 12 unique stories set in 4 different countries: France, Spain, Germany and the UK. These episodes are being made in local language, written and directed by talent from their respective countries.

CRIMINAL’s creators and executive producers are writer George Kay (Killing EveThe Hour) and director Jim Field Smith (Endeavour, The Wrong Mans).

The French creative team includes Frederic Mermoud (Writer, Director & Co Executive Producer) (Spiral, The Returned), Antonin Martin-Hilbert (Writer) (Nina, Black Spot) & Mathieu Missoffe (writer) (Black Spot, Profilage)

For Germany, the creative team includes Oliver Hirschbiegel (Director & Co Executive Producer) (Four Blocks, Downfall), Bernd Lange (Writer) (Das Verschwinden) and Sebastian Heeg (Co-Writer) (Blaumacher) make up the 

In Spain, the team includes Mariano Barroso (Director) (El día de mañana, Todas las mujeres,  Éxtasis), Alejandro Hernández (Writer) (El autor, El día de mañana) and Manuel Martín Cuenca (Writer) (El autor, Caníbal). 

More details, including casting information, to follow as they are released.