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Season 1 2013

  • 2013-03-04T21:00:00Z on ITV
  • 45 mins
  • 6 hours, 27 mins (8 episodes)
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • Drama, Crime, Mystery

The murder of a young boy in a small coastal town brings a media frenzy, which threatens to tear the community apart.

8 episodes

1x01 Episode 1

  • Series Premiere

    2013-03-04T21:00:00Z — 48 mins

Out-of-town DI Alec Hardy investigates the death of an 11-year-old boy in a seaside community aided by local DS Ellie Miller. The child's parent and other residents of Broadchurch try to cope with the media frenzy surrounding the case.

1x02 Episode 2

  • 2013-03-11T21:00:00Z — 48 mins

The Latimer family struggles to cope with their grief and the Rev. Paul Coates decides to speak to the local media.

1x03 Episode 3

  • 2013-03-18T21:00:00Z — 48 mins

Crime scene fingerprints lead DI Hardy and DS Miller to a suspect in Danny's murder. Steve Connelly approaches Beth claiming to have a message from her dead son.

1x04 Episode 4

  • 2013-03-25T21:00:00Z — 47 mins

A local journalist uncovers a new suspect. Beth and Mark try to get more national press coverage of their son's death.

1x05 Episode 5

  • 2013-04-01T20:00:00Z — 48 mins

Miller realises the evidence Jack handed over does not match with her knowledge of Danny's possessions. Jack, the news agent, gets unfair press treatment.

1x06 Episode 6

  • 2013-04-08T20:00:00Z — 48 mins

The case is stalling and morale is low. At the Broadchurch Echo, Maggie resolves to solve a mystery that has taken a very personal turn for her.

1x07 Episode 7

  • 2013-04-15T20:00:00Z — 48 mins

Following recent events, Miller is more isolated than ever before as she tries to find out what happened at the clifftop hut. Meanwhile, the police are circling Susan as Nige grows increasingly desperate for her to leave Broadchurch.

1x08 Episode 8

  • 2013-04-22T20:00:00Z — 52 mins

The final piece of the jigsaw finally begins to fall into place. DI Hardy and DS Miller attempt to name Danny Latimer’s killer.