The Responder Martin Freeman First look image May 2021

The Responder

Production: BBC One, Dancing Ledge Productions

Directed by: Tim Mielants, Fien Troch, Phil Barantini

Written by: Tony Schumacher

Written by ex-police officer Tony Schumacher, Martin Freeman stars as Chris, a crisis-stricken, morally compromised urgent response officer who is forced to take on a new rookie partner. Together, they realise that survival in a high-pressure, relentless night-time world will depend on them either helping or destroying each other.