Suranne Jones, star of Vigil, confesses that a police investigator questioned the BBC plot’s realism.
Suranne Jones, who stars in VIGIL, admitted that a real-life police detective questioned the plot of the BBC series, which premieres on Sunday night.
After a crew member is discovered dead on board the nuclear submarine HMS Vigil, the BBC drama promises to keep viewers on the edge of their seats. Suranne Jones’ character, Detective Chief Inspector Amy Silva, must join the investigation team. In terms of the plot, the actress revealed that she consulted with a real-life police investigator prior to filming to assist her prepare for her role as Amy.
The film Vigil, which also includes Martin Compston from Line of Duty, revolves with the death of a crew member on board the Trident nuclear submarine HMS Vigil.
The submarine must continue on patrol in order to maintain the UK’s nuclear deterrence, therefore Detective Chief Inspector Amy Silva must travel aboard to begin an inquiry.
Amy thinks foul play, despite the fact that the death was ruled an accidental overdose.
However, when the crew forms a tighter bond in the face of Amy’s interrogation, a new threat emerges to overshadow Amy’s investigation.
In order to assist them get into character, the star-studded cast spoke with a variety of experts.
Suranne was fortunate in that she didn’t have to do much study for her character, though she did consult with a real-life detective for assistance.
The former soap actor did confess, though, that the storyline had a few weaknesses that the police officer discovered.
The 43-year-character old’s would have investigated the mystery murder on her own, according to the real-life police investigation.
Suranne opened her account of her meeting with the officer by saying, “The first thing she said was, ‘Would that happen?'”
“For starters, it’s drama, and she responded, ‘We’d have a team,’ to which I said, ‘I know that’s the point, she wouldn’t have a team.’
“And she thought to herself, ‘Oh God, she’ll have to do everything herself.’
“Another thing is that I’d have to do all of the forensics with only this camera bag I was given.”
“She’s complex, and she’s not afraid to show who’s boss,” the actress continued, hinting at what fans might anticipate from Amy.
“When we first meet Amy, she is complicated, modern, and extremely vulnerable.
“She’s single and focused on her career. At the moment, that is all she has in her life.
When she’s on board, she feels claustrophobic and that she’s in a boy’s world.”Brinkwire Summary News”.