Save Me: Season 1

Save Me: Season 1

Save Me: Season 1

A father escapes false charges of kidnapping his 13-year-old daughter, whom he hasn't seen in ten years, prompting him to conduct his own investigation. 

2018UK
CrimeDramaMystery
EPISODE 1.1

Episode 1

Nelson "Nelly" Rowe's life is turned upside down when he is arrested on suspicion of kidnapping his thirteen-year-old daughter Jody, whom he hasn't seen in ten years.

EPISODE 1.2

Episode 2

Claire and Barry stage a press conference appealing for help, where Barry makes a reckless move. Meanwhile, Nelly pursues his own lines of enquiry.

EPISODE 1.3

Episode 3

The residents of The Towers come out in force to stage a reconstruction of Jody's abduction, and Claire becomes suspicious of Barry's reward.

EPISODE 1.4

Episode 4

A police recording of a distressed 999 call from Jody is traced to Streatham. Nelly finds a unique way of locating the property Jody was held in.

EPISODE 1.5

Episode 5

Nelly and Melon infiltrate a secret network which may hold the key to Jody's return. Goz makes a shocking discovery.

EPISODE 1.6

Episode 6

Nelly stages a lock-in at The Palm Tree, where he confronts a regular about their role in Jody's disappearance. Season finale.

Save Me: Season 1 / Reviews

The Guardian

The Guardian

There are parts that veer towards the cheesy -- the all-walks-of-life estate scenes, the slow-mo tai chi, the bullying copper who sneers at Nelly. But the cast is excellent and the central mystery strong.

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The Times

The Times

It's a long time since I saw a drama so pitch-perfect, or heard dialogue so authentic.

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Daily Telegraph

Daily Telegraph

This was also a drama that transcended all such complaints simply by reaching into your chest cavity and wringing your heart out for all it was worth.

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