DI Richard Poole is returning to Saint Marie – however how? (Image: BBC)
Ben Miller led the Dying In Paradise forged when the present first launched in 2011, and now he’s back for the 10th anniversary.
Taking part in DI Richard Poole, the character launched us to the world of Saint Marie and its ludicrously enormous homicide fee – with victims being killed off in more and more elaborate circumstances.
Nevertheless, his return has sparked some confusion…. as a result of Poole grew to become one of many crime statistics after being murdered in 2014.
So how precisely did he die, who killed him… and did he really survive?
Right here’s all the things we all know thus far forward of the present’s return.
How did DI Richard Poole die?
The detective is again after eight years (Image: BBC)
Within the first episode of season three, Poole was discovered lifeless after being stabbed within the coronary heart with an ice choose.
The offender was a former Cambridge College scholar he met at a reunion, who was a fraudster. Somewhat than come clear about their misdeeds, they killed Poole after he discovered.
The Detective Inspector’s shock demise introduced the introduction of Humphrey Goodman, performed by Kris Marshall, to take his place.
How is DI Poole returning?
Talking on GMB, Ben has stored tight-lipped about his return, although admitted himself he thought he ‘was a goner’ earlier than the brand new scripts.
‘We’re very fortunate to have a large number of outdated followers of Dying in Paradise and there’s been lots of hypothesis,’ he then teased.
‘The one [theory] I favored was that I’m coming again as a zombie!’ he joked, earlier than including his return was ‘superbly performed’.
The character was seemingly killed off after two collection (Image: BBC)
When is Dying In Paradise again on BBC One?
Collection 10 of Dying In Paradise kicks off Thursday, January 7 at 9pm, and can proceed weekly on BBC One.
It’s additionally been confirmed that the present has been commissioned for 2 extra collection sooner or later.
At present, Ralf Little is main the forged as DI Neville Parker.