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DEATH IN PARADISE: Season Three

Airs Thursdays, June 12 - July 31, 2014 at 9 p.m. on KPBS TV

Above: Fidel (Gary Carr), Humphrey (Kris Marshall), Camille (Sara Martins) and Dwayne (Danny John-Jules) in season three of DEATH IN PARADISE.

DEATH IN PARADISE returns for more impossible murders on the beautiful Caribbean island of Saint Marie. The new series brings a new detective – but can he prove he’s the man for the job? This series opens with the shocking murder of DI Richard Poole, an event which heralds the arrival of new detective DI Humphrey Goodman, who is quite unlike his predecessor.

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James (Mark Bazeley) and Richard Poole (Ben Miller).

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Camille (Sara Martins) and DI Humphrey Goodman (Kris Marshall).

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Max (Chris Geere), Paul (Daniel Lapaine) and Adam (Raza Jaffrey).

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Dwayne (Danny John Jules), Dan (Ciaran McMenamin), Fidel (Gary Carr) and Matt (William Beck).

Courtesy of Denis Guyenon © Red Planet Pictures

Joseph (Chris Obi).

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Sally (Morven Christie).

Disorganized and gawky, Humphrey’s rather bumbling and accident-prone ways means he doesn’t make the greatest first impression on Camille, Fidel and Dwayne, who are battling their grief for their friend as well trying to catch his killer. All disheveled British charm, but with a razor-sharp insight into crime solving, can Humphrey win the team round?

Episode One airs Thursday, June 12 at 9 p.m. - Tragedy hits the tiny paradise island of Saint-Marie when DI Richard Poole is murdered at his university reunion party. Can replacement DI Humphrey Goodman, earn the respect of his new colleagues by solving this particularly sensitive and challenging case?

Episode Two airs Thursday, June 19 at 9 p.m. - DI Humphrey Goodman and his team are perplexed by the seemingly random killing of a stand-in on a film set. With every reason to think the killer might strike again, the team have to work fast to solve the case before they wind up with another victim on their hands.

Episode Three airs Thursday, June 26 at 9 p.m. - The murder of a local gigolo brings DI Goodman and his team into contact with the social elite of Saint-Marie. For Fidel this proves to be a particularly hard hitting case as the death of his old school friend forces him to face up to some past mistakes.

Episode Four airs Thursday, July 3 at 9 p.m. - DI Goodman and his team are introduced to the jet-setting world of airline pilots and cabin crew when an air stewardess is discovered murdered. Will Humphrey and his team manage to unravel the mysteries at the heart of this seemingly impossible murder?

Episode Five airs Thursday, July 10 at 9 p.m. - DI Goodman and his team are drawn into the world of politics when Saint-Marie’s scandalized Commerce Minister is discovered dead. Out of the blue, Camille’s father turns out to have a link to the victim and she is forced to confront the fact that her dad could be the murderer.

Episode Six airs Thursday, July 17 at 9 p.m. - When a bird-watcher is discovered murdered in the Saint-Marie jungle, the team have a particularly puzzling conundrum to solve. Is the traditionally quiet and calm world of bird-watching more cut-throat than it appears?

Episode Seven airs Thursday, July 24 at 9 p.m. - A murder on a privately owned island means DI Goodman and the team are cut off from the mainland when a storm comes in. As night descends, they find themselves locked in a house with a killer – can they solve the mystery before the murderer strikes again?

Episode Eight airs Thursday, July 31 at 9 p.m. - When an elderly resident at a retirement home appears to have committed suicide, the team are on a mission to prove it was murder. Humphrey is surprised when his wife pays an unexpected visit to the island and he is left wondering why she’s come to see him.

A Red Planet Pictures production for the BBC. Produced with the support of the Guadeloupe Regional Council.

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DEATH IN PARADISE: Series 3 Trailer

Above: DEATH IN PARADISE returns for more impossible murders on the beautiful Caribbean island of Saint Marie. The new series brings a new detective – but can he prove he’s the man for the job? This series opens with the shocking murder of DI Richard Poole, an event which heralds the arrival of new detective DI Humphrey Goodman, who is quite unlike his predecessor.

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