The Long Call is based on a book by Ann Cleeves, the author of popular detective drama Vera.
The drama series is airing on ITV and explores not only an impossible murder case but also the turbulent background of the main character Detective Inspector Matthew Venn (played by Ben Aldridge).
Throughout the series, Matthew juggles a challenging investigation while also coping with emotional reunions with estranged family members as he returns to his home town.
Meanwhile, viewers see Grace (Anita Dobson) struggle to cope with her controlling marriage.
Lorraine airs weekdays at 9:30am on ITV and The Long Call airs weeknights at 9pm on ITV.