Nigel Boyle: Line of Duty (BBC/Netflix/Amazon)

Date - 6 April, 2018, All News Awards Streaming Services Television

Nigel Boyle plays series regular DI Ian Buckells in BBC’s 3-times 2018 BAFTA nominated police drama Line of Duty.

Now in its fourth series, the show follows AC-12, a fictional police squad assigned with uncovering corruption within the police force.

Line of Duty was created by Jed Mercurio, responsible for other notable BBC drama Bodies .

It is the most popular drama series broadcast on BBC Two in the multi-channel era and is a winner of the Royal Television Society Award for Best Drama Series.  Line of Duty  was included in a list of the Top 50 BBC Two shows of all-time and in a list of the 80 best BBC shows of all time. It was the highest-ranked current series in a list of the best cop shows of all time.

Line of Duty is available to watch on Netflix, Amazon and Hulu.


Nigel Boyle is best known for his series regular role DI Ian Buckells across two series of the critically acclaimed BBC drama Line of Duty for World Productions/BBC.

Other screen credits include series regular DS Anthony Reynolds in ITV's Home Fires, Peaky Blinders for Tiger Aspect and Humans, Kudos for AMC/Channel 4.

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