David Tennant We’re already counting down the months until the second series, but in the meantime some clever TV bods have totalled up key facts about our fave ITV drama…

8.9m viewers watched the final episode.

25 boxes of tissues were used by the cast during filming

5 people knew the identity of the killer before the final scenes were filmed

200 bags of fish and chips were eaten on set

5,728 bets were taken by bookies on the identity of the killer.

and remember…there’s onlyDavid Tennant.


David is starring in The Politician’s Husband on Thursday, 9pm BBC2!

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