Fans of Broadchurch will be happy to see David Tennant back on Australian screens, this time in new BBC drama Deadwater Fell. But instead of being the detective that solves the cases, Tennant plays the main suspect after a terrible house fire.
Deadwater Fell Season 1 TV Preview
Doctor Kendrick has it all. A great job, beautiful wife, adorable children and the dream house in an idyllic village. But when a house fire takes everything away from him, leaving him alone without his wife and daughters, the police start to think he may have caused the blaze on purpose.
This show has a little bit of everything — crime, drama and a touch of the psychological thriller. It seems that just when you think you have worked one character out, a revelation comes along that changes everything. Deadwater Fell is a series that will have everyone talking, and glued to their TV screens during each episode.
Starring David Tennant (Broadchurch), Anna Madeley (The Crown), Matthew McNulty (The Bay) and Cush Jumbo (The Good Wife) the much anticipated Deadwater Fell TV series has arrived in Australia and using the information in this guide you won’t have to miss a key moment.
Where to Watch or Stream Deadwater Fell Season 1
Deadwater Fell Season 1 is currently airing on BBC First. Here in Australia, BBC First can be accessed via either Foxtel or Foxtel from Telstra. To watch on Foxtel with a Standard or HD TV, you have several choices, including subscribing to the Foxtel Plus pack to access over 50 channels of entertainment, drama, lifestyle, docos, reality and more. You also have the option to watch Deadwater Fell Season 1 online using Foxtel Now, which currently have a 10 day free trial. Both choices include the option to stream programs free using the Foxtel Go app.
Alternatively, you can access BBC First with Foxtel from Telstra. Foxtel from Telstra (including Foxtel Now from Telstra) offers the exact same programming as Foxtel, but is often available at reduced pricing or with no lock-in contract. With every Foxtel from Telstra package you can likewise stream Deadwater Fell Season 1 free using the Foxtel Go app, and one of the devices in the table below. If you can’t make it for the live airing of Deadwater Fell Season 1, you can still catch new episodes as they’re made available for replays. Plus, you can also watch more binge worthy shows from other drama channels, including BBC First, Binge, Universal Channel, and more. For a list of episodes and their air dates, see the TV schedule below.
Deadwater Fell Season 1 Live TV Schedule
Each episode of Season 1 will air on BBC First. Season 1 has four episodes in total. There will be no Deadwater Fell Season 1 free to air coverage in Australia, it is exclusively available on BBC First (Foxtel/Foxtel from Telstra). Here’s the provisional live TV schedule for season 1:
|Episode||Live Airing Schedule||Provider|
|S1 Episode 1||19 Mar – 8.30pm||Foxtel/Foxtel from Telstra|
|S1 Episode 2||26 Mar – 8.30pm||Foxtel/Foxtel from Telstra|
|S1 Episode 3||2 Apr – 8.30pm||Foxtel/Foxtel from Telstra|
|S1 Episode 4||9 Apr – 8.30pm||Foxtel/Foxtel from Telstra|
Mobile Device List (Foxtel and Foxtel from Telstra)
The following are the list of compatible mobile and internet connected devices for which you can stream Deadwater Fell Season 1 whether at home or on the go, with new apps and devices being added as they become available.
|PC/Mac||Yes||Web browser only (Chrome for PC; Chrome & Safari for Mac)|
|iOS Mobile Devices||Yes||Via native app (iOS 9.3.5 or above)|
|Android Mobile Devices||Yes||Via native app (Android 5 and above)|
|Google Chromecast||Yes||Via casting (only on Multiroom service)|
|Apple TV||Yes||Via AirPlay (only on Multiroom service)|
|Smart TVs||Yes||Via casting only (only on Multiroom service)|
Must See TV for Deadwater Fell fans
Deadwater Fell consists of 4 episodes and looks set to be a hit with audiences around the world and create some truly gripping storylines. Once you’ve watched all the episodes, we have suggested a few series below that may also take your fancy:
The Real Prime Suspect (Foxtel)
Jackie Malton was one of the first female detectives in the UK, making it into the role thanks to the Sexual Discrimination Act. She had to work doubly hard to gain the respect of her male counterparts, and eventually became the first woman to join the Flying Squad, the British Police Force’s best serious crime team.
Ron Iddles The Good Cop (Foxtel & Foxtel Now)
With an incredible 99% conviction rate, it’s safe to say that Ron Iddles is incredibly good at his job. In this docu-series we get a great insight into some of his most challenging murder cases, talking directly with the victim’s families and journalists who covered the events at the time. Catch all episodes on demand with Foxtel and Foxtel Now.
Prodigal Son (Foxtel)
It’s safe to say that the plot behind new series the Prodigal Son is quite tasty. Dr Martin Whitly is doing life as a convicted serial killer, and his son Malcolm Bright has gone to many lengths, including changing his name, to disassociate himself from his murderous father. Season 1 is now available on Fox One. Catch new episodes or stream on demand with Foxtel Now free for 10 days.