Lauren Lyle plays the eponymous DS Karen Pirie in the ITV series based on the hit series of books by Val McDermid. The three-parter, written by Emer Kenny and the central performance of Lyle have attracted outstanding reviews.
The Guardian **** ‘Karen Pirie review – this female-led crime drama absolutely sings’.
The Times **** The more time spent with Lauren Lyle’s magnetic heroine, with her tank tops, bovver boots and bum bag, the better, I say’.
The Telegraph ****
Karen Pirie is on Sundays at 8pm and available on ITV Player