In the series "Shetland" action takes place at the Shetland Islands, which are characterized by high humidity, fogs, cool cloudy weather, which only emphasizes the oppressive and gloomy atmosphere of what is happening. The protagonist, a native of these harsh places, Jimmy Perez, working as a detective. He hasn't been at the Islands in years, so he comes back. Here live the descendants of ancient sailors and family remember and tell tales about their brave ancestors. Overall, the plot of this series fits into three words: a detective investigates crimes. Everything goes slowly, steadily, dipping at times into the myths of ancient Vikings, told by some character.
Original title: Shetland
Genre: Crime Drama Mystery
Cast: Douglas Henshall, Alison O'Donnell, Steven Robertson, Erin Armstrong, Mark Bonnar, Marnie Baxter, Anne Kidd, Julie Graham, Stewart Porter, Finn Den Hertog, Jamie Michie