Zoe Lister: True Crime

Date - 18 July, 2012, All News Television
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Zoe Lister begins filming True Crime.

True Crime is the new 20 x 60′ drama series from Fremantle Media UK label, Newman Street has been commissioned for ITV1 Daytime. It is being shot as though a documentary crew are following the work of two police officers who become central characters to the series.

The stories are inspired by real crimes which creates powerful and easily relatable human drama. Each episode provides a unique insight into the working methods of the experienced detectives as they investigate a case and uncover the truth.

Each hour long stand alone story will be shot in the same police station set – with CCTV and other crime-video inserts to provide extra authenticity to the story.

The drama is the first commission from Fremantle Media UK’s new label Newman Street.


Zoë Lister is best known for playing series regular Zoe Carpenter in Hollyoaks. She most recently played the leading role of Lucy Lucas in the comedy sitcom Staff Room. Other notable screen credits include Midsomer Murders and the Feature films Mind Trap, Beneath A Neon Tide and Brash Young Turks.

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