The British crime drama T.V. series, Shetland concluded its fourth season with a fantastic finale, and the series isn’t going to stop there, as it was confirmed that Shetland would be returning with its fifth season. Fans have continued to love the show and now that season 4 is completed, its time for fans to get ready for the upcoming season. As it is returning today on BBC so we don’t have much time left, so here is everything you need to know about the upcoming Shetland Season 5.
Shetland Season 5 Plot:
Shetland is based on Ann Cleeves’ novels and as per reports, the upcoming season will focus the events of Ann Cleeves’ final book which is called Wild Fire. According to the reports, in Season 5, Perez will unveil a huge network of ‘organized crime,’ while investigating a murder case.
The synopsis of the first episode has also been revealed and according to it, “A severed hand washes up on a Shetland beach with other body parts that have been dumped is found in a holdall. Perez and his team prepare to begin their investigation.”
Shetland Season 5 Episode Count:
According to reports, Shetland Season 5 will feature a total of 6 episodes.
Shetland Season 5 Cast:
The cast for the upcoming Shetland Season 5 includes:
- Douglas Henshall as DI Jimmy Perez
- Alison O’Donnell as DS Alison McIntosh
- Steven Robertson as DC Sandy Wilson
- Bill Paterson as James Perez
- Lewis Howden as Billy McCabe
- Erin Armstrong as Cassie Perez
- Anne Kidd as Cora McLean
- Mark Bonnar as Duncan Hunter and others
Shetland Season 5 Release Date:
Shetland Season 5 returns today on BBC One at 9 pm.