Irish Eye on Hollywood:
Sinéad the Sleuth

Sinead Cuask in Marcella.
Sinead Cuask in Marcella.

By Tom Deignan, Contributor
June / July 2016

Irish star of stage and screen Sinéad Cusack (V for Vendetta, Eastern Promises) will star in a new British crime TV show that will soon be available to American audiences via Netflix. Entitled Marcella, the show stars Anna Friel as the title sleuth, who has been out of work for years on maternity leave. Once she returns to her job with the Murder Squad of the Metropolitan Police, she has to not only solve brutal crimes but also adjust to new realities of police work and her own personal life. ♦

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