Des (TV series)

Des is a British three-part television drama miniseries,[2] based on the 1983 arrest of Scottish serial killer Dennis Nilsen,[3] after the discovery of human remains causing the blockage of a drain near his home.[1] The series premiered on 14 September 2020.[4]

Des
GenreCrime drama
Thriller
Based onKilling for Company by Brian Masters[1]
Written byLuke Neal (episodes 1, 2)
Kelly Jones (episode 3)[1]
Directed byLewis Arnold
Starring
Theme music composerSarah Warne
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original languageEnglish
No. of series1
No. of episodes3
Production
ProducerDavid Meanti
EditorSacha Szwarc
Production companies
  • New Pictures
DistributorAll3Media
Release
Original networkITV
Picture format2:1 1080i
Audio formatSurround sound 5.1
Original release14 September (2020-09-14) 
16 September 2020 (2020-09-16)
External links
Production website