Killing Eve, the acclaimed cat-and-mouse spy thriller will return to UK screens this Saturday (June 8) on BBC One, with the series boxset available on BBC iPlayer.
Award-winning actors Jodie Comer (Best actress, British Academy Television Awards) and Sandra Oh (Best actress – television series drama, Golden Globe Awards) lead the returning cast for the second series which is written by Emerald Fennell.
Killing Eve has become a massive hit with BBC audiences with over 49 million requests for the series on BBC iPlayer so far.
The BBC announced that it had acquired the rights to series three in April.
Based on the Codename Villanelle novellas by Luke Jennings, Killing Eve (8×45’) is produced by Sid Gentle Films Ltd for BBC America, financed and sold by Endeavor Content, with Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Sally Woodward Gentle, Lee Morris, Gina Mingacci serving as executive producers alongside Sandra Oh as co-executive producer. Emerald Fennell is the new lead-writer and will also serve as executive producer. Damon Thomas is executive producer and returns as director along with two new female directors, Lisa Bruhlmann and Francesca Gregorini. Elinor Day will serve as series producer.
The first series of Killing Eve is available as a boxset now on BBC iPlayer.