Deceit (2021)

  • Genre: Drama, Crime
  • Creator: Emilia di Girolamo
  • First Air Date: 2021-08-13
  • Last Air Date: 2021-08-13
  • Total Seasons: 1
  • Total Episodes: 4
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 47 min.
  • Production Company: Story Films
  • Production Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Networks: Channel 4
  • Director: Niall MacCormick
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The true story of a controversial honeytrap at the heart of the 1992 police investigation into the murder of a young mother in London. Examining the complicated and toxic sexual politics of the early ‘90s and the police’s obsession with the wrong man, Deceit enters a dysfunctional world, where a female undercover officer, codename ‘Lizzie James’, is asked to become sexual bait for a suspected killer.

  • Keywords: london, england, detective, investigation, murder, 1990s
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    Deceit Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2021-08-13
    4 Episodes

    Deceit Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Episode 147 min
    Season 1Episode 2Episode 247 min
    Season 1Episode 3Episode 347 min
    Season 1Episode 4Episode 447 min
    • Niamh Algar

      as Lizzie James
    • Siôn Daniel Young

      as Colin Stagg
    • Harry Treadaway

      as Keith Pedder
    • Eddie Marsan

      as Paul Britton
    • Rochenda Sandall

      as Lucy
    • Nathaniel Martello-White

      as Baz
    Writing Emilia di Girolamo Writer
    Directing Niall MacCormick Director
    Production Emilia di Girolamo Executive Producer
    Production Ado Yoshizaki Cassuto Producer