Showtrial is a British television legal drama created by Ben Richards and starring Tracy Ifeachor and Céline Buckens.The five-part series commenced on BBC One in October 2021.Showtrial has landed and if the dark plotline, evocative themes and conflicted characters are anything to go by, it’s set to keep us hooked over the next month.
When Hannah Ellis goes missing in Bristol, it’s not long before her disappearance becomes a full-blown murder investigation with fellow student Talitha Campbell arrested for the crime. Featuring a familiar face from hit show Vigil, Showtrial is perfect for drama fans who can’t help being captivated by the shady dealings of ambitious lawyer Max in Guilt series 2 or who’ve found themselves attempting to guess the next twist and turn to be revealed in Angela Black.
The critically acclaimed show revolves around an arrogant daughter of a rich businessman played by Céline Buckens who is arrested for disappearance of her fellow student Hannah Ellis, the hard-working daughter of a single mother. From Talitha’s arrest to the jury’s final verdict, Showtrial switches between both sides of the legal battle, as defense and prosecution fight for their version of what really happened to Hannah, and the truth about Talitha: was she falsely accused or is she a callous murderer? Watch this show to know the answer.
The 5 episodic series keeps the viewers hooked till the end keeping them intrigued about what really happened with Hannah. Lionsgate Play app can be downloaded on Google Play Store, Apple app store and Amazon Firestick at a monthly and yearly subscription of INR 149 and INR 499 respectively.