Synopsis

Happy Valley – Series 1


Catherine Cawood is a strong-willed police sergeant in West Yorkshire still coming to terms with her daughter's suicide. Just as she seems to be getting back on top of her life she spots Tommy Lee Royce , the man she believes is responsible for brutally raping her daughter. She soon becomes obsessed with finding Royce, unaware that he is involved in a kidnapping instigated by Kevin Weatherill, an accountant in way over his head.

  • Episodes

    6

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Broadcaster

BBC One


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Achievements

Awards


Best New Drama
TV Choice Awards 2014

Best Actress - Sarah Lancashire
TV Choice Awards 2014

TV Dagger Drama Award
Crime Thriller Awards 2014

Best Supporting Actor - James Norton
Crime Thriller Awards 2014

Best Actress - Sarah Lancashire
RTS North West Awards 2014

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Achievements

Awards


Best Actress - Sarah Lancashire
C21 Drama Awards 2014

Best Long Form TV Drama
Writers’ Guild of Great Britain Awards 2015

Best Drama
Fipa Awards 2015

Best Drama
Broadcast Awards 2015

Best Actress - Sarah Lancashire
RTS Awards 2015

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Achievements

Awards


Best Drama Series
BAFTA Television Awards 2015

Best European Drama Series - Happy Valley
Golden Nymph Awards 2015

Outstanding Actress - Sarah Lancashire
Golden Nymph Awards 2015

Best Drama - Happy Valley
RTS Yorkshire Awards 2015

Best Writer - Sally Wainwright
RTS Yorkshire Awards 2015

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Achievements

Awards


Best On Screen Performance - Sarah Lancashire
RTS Yorkshire Awards 2015

Filmed in Yorkshire - Happy Valley
RTS Yorkshire Awards 2015

Best New Programme - Happy Valley
Edinburgh TV Awards 2015

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Cast & Crew

Actors


Sarah Lancashire

Steve Pemberton

Siobhan Finneran

George Costigan

Joe Armstrong

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James Norton

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Adam Long

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Charlie Murphy

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Writer


Sally Wainwright

Directors


Euros Lyn

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    Cucumber

Sally Wainwright

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Tim Fywell

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Producer


Karen Lewis

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