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River

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Still wracked with grief over the death of his friend and partner Jackie 'Stevie' Stevenson, River and his colleagues must attend her wake. There he is surprised to come across her brother Jimmy - recently released after serving sixteen years for a brutal murder, in which Stevie's own evidence was key. River reaches breaking point as he begins to suspect that the man he chased to his death was innocent. The victim's pregnant and unstable girlfriend is on the warpath and pursues River, only to find in him an unexpected ally in a confusing world. Show less

Contributors

Jackie 'Stevie' Stevenson:
Nicola Walker
Chrissie Read:
Lesley Manville
Ira King:
Adeel Akhtar
Thomas Cream:
Eddie Marsan
Rosa Fallows:
Georgina Rich
Bridie Stevenson:
Sorcha Cusack
Frankie Stevenson:
Turlough Convery
Jimmy Stevenson:
Steve Nicolson
Marcus McDonald:
Owen Teale
Christopher Riley:
Josef Altin
Bruno Marconi:
Franz Drameh
Tia's Lawyer:
Jane Jeffery
Police Officer:
Jon House
Loud-Mouthed Woman:
Soo Drouet
Pub Landlord:
Andy Rashleigh
Producer:
Chris Carey
Executive Producer:
Jane Featherstone
Executive Producer:
Manda Levin
Executive Producer:
Abi Morgan
Executive Producer:
Lucy Richer
Writer:
Abi Morgan

Series

River

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