After the very dark universe of the Purple Rivers, direction the Caribbean from this evening on France 2 with the launch of season 10 of Murders in paradise which, in addition to the mysterious crimes and the tropical atmosphere which have always been the salt of the series has many surprises in store for its fans.
Indeed, in order to celebrate the 10 years of Meurtres au paradis, the production and the writers of the British-French series have concotated an “anniversary” season which begins with the great return of Sergeant Florence Cassel, still embodied by Joséphine Jobert who takes over thus, on a regular basis, the role she had played during seasons 4 to 8.
Back in Sainte-Marie, Florence thinks she is ready to return to work after the death of her fiancé two years ago. But she will have to deal with the eccentricities of her new boss, Inspector Neville Parker (Ralf Little).
Neville, meanwhile, realizes that since his arrival, he has suffered the Caribbean. With the help of Florence, he will therefore decide to seize the present moment and enjoy the treasures offered by their picturesque island. And he could end up falling in love with one of his inhabitants.
This new salvo, composed of eight episodes, is also marked by the arrival of a new recurring character: Marlon Pryce, an 18-year-old delinquent played by Tahj Miles. Marlon is a young man who thinks his life is already set. But his meeting with Sergeant JP Hooper (Tobi Bakare) will be a game-changer and, quite unexpectedly, allow him to join the team as a trainee agent.
Finally, on the side of surprises always, know that Sara Martins (Reunions, Sam), the female star of the first four seasons, will again take on the role of Camille Bordey on the occasion of a double episode, entitled “Pacte avec le diable “, during which Camille will return to Sainte-Marie following the assault of her mother.
And fans of Murders in Heaven will also have the pleasure of reuniting with Ben Miller for an appearance. But how is that possible when you know that her character, Richard Poole, is supposed to be dead? Answer during this tenth season rich in twists and turns.