Death In Paradise Confirmed For Series Eight

BBC One has announced that Death In Paradise, starring Ardal O’Hanlon as Detective Inspector Jack Mooney, has been re-commissioned for an eighth series of sun-soaked crime which begins filming later this year.

Set on the fictional Caribbean island of Saint Marie and filmed in Guadeloupe, Death In Paradise is one of BBC One’s highest rating dramas, with the series seven premiere attracting over 8.2 million consolidated viewers.

The eighth series of the award-winning drama will continue to keep audiences guessing with intriguing mysteries, cunning plot twists and a star-studded array of guest artists.

Tommy Bulfin, BBC Executive Producer and Drama Commissioning Editor for Northern Ireland, said: “Death in Paradise is a much loved gem in the BBC One schedules and we are so delighted to announce that it will be returning in 2019 for its eighth series.”