About Ripper Street Series 1

This gripping and engrossing police series starring Matthew Macfadyen, Jerome Flynn and Adam Rothenberg, takes us back to the bustling and dangerous streets of Victorian London.

Ripper Street

This gripping and engrossing police series starring Matthew Macfadyen, Jerome Flynn and Adam Rothenberg, takes us back to the bustling and dangerous streets of Victorian London.

Detective Inspector Edmund Reid (Matthew Macfadyen) and Detective Sergeant Bennet Drake (Jerome Flynn).

Detective Inspector Edmund Reid (Matthew Macfadyen) and Detective Sergeant Bennet Drake (Jerome Flynn).

Charged with keeping order in the blood-stained streets of Whitechapel, Reid and his men find themselves fighting to uphold justice and the rule of law.

But always in the background lurks the fear of the Ripper - is he back for another reign of terror?

When a young woman is found brutally murdered – the hallmark signs of the Ripper all over her body – Reid must find the truth, even though the city is gripped with fear and believes their nemesis is back stalking the streets.