We all love thrillers and mystery-filled movies and series, right? Well, then this one is a must-watch series, so add it to your immediate watchlist-’The Beast Must Die.’‘The Beast Must Die’ is a thriller drama directed by Dome Karukoski and created by gabby Chiappe. It stars Cush Jumbo, Jared Harris, and Billy Howle in the lead roles.
It is based on the novel ‘The Beast Must Die’ written by Nicholas Blake. New Regency Television International and Scott Free Productions are the production companies. Emma Broughton, Gaby Chiappe, Nathaniel Parker, Arnon Milchan, Yariv Milchan, Ed Rubin, Marina Brackenbury, Michael Schaefer, and David W. Zucker are the executive producers.
The series has gained mass audience attention and response. The series has a rating of 6.2/10 on IMDb and on Rotten Tomatoes, it has an 85% positive rating against 20 critics.
The Beast Must Die Season 2 Release Date
The first season of the series was released on May 27, 2021, on BritBox. On AMC+, it was released on July 5, 2021, and it was aired on July 12, 2021, on AMC. The first season has a total of five episodes with a running time of around one hour each. The series is an interesting story about a mother’s revenge against the person who is responsible for her son’s death.
The interesting series got a wonderful response from the audience. The audience is desperately waiting for the announcement of the season 2 release date But the creators haven’t given any hints regarding season 2 of the series. We cannot confirm anything until they make the official announcement regarding the release date. After seeing the response of the audience the creators might decide whether they are in for season 2 or not. Whatever it takes, let’s keep our fingers crossed and just wait for them to make an official announcement regarding the release date.
The Beast Must Die Cast And Crew
Billy Howle as Nigel Strangeways as the private detective who takes up Frances’s son’s hit-and-run case. Cush Jumbo as Frances Cairnes, a mother who lost her son and sets out to take revenge against the killer. Nathaniel Parker as Blount, Maeve Dermody as Violet, Douggie McMeekin as Vincent O’Brien, Mia Tomlinson as Lena, Geraldine James as Joy, Jared Harris as George Rattery, the person who killed Frances’s son. Barney Sayburn as Phil Rattery, William Lalande as Martie Cairnes
The Beast Must Die Season 1 Plot Summary
The story sets on the Isle of Wight. It is about a mother who lost her son in an accident. Frances Cairnes’s son dies in a hit-and-run accident. Unable to bear the loss of other sons, she sets out to kill the man, whom she believes, is the killer of her son. She somehow manipulates him and enters his house. She makes plans to kill him by staying in his house.
The story begins with Frances Cairnes hunting for the person who killed her 6-year-old son. Meanwhile, Nigel Strangeways, a private detective transfers to the Isle of Wight n the hope of starting a new life after the death of his colleague. Finally, she tracks down the person whom she believes is the killer, George and plots plan to get into his house to take revenge.
Though Nigel shifted to a new place he still finds t difficult to cope with his past. It becomes impossible to deal with Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and in order to distract himself, he focuses on the ongoing investigation. Coincidently, Strangeways ends up investigating Frances’s case files. Now that Frances is inside his house, she starts to plot plans to kill that person.
On the other hand, Strangeway’s suspicions about Frances’s case grow as the days pass by. After digging up a lot and staying inside the killer’s house, Frances finds a perfect weapon to kill the killer. She takes him for a boat ride and poisons him while chit-chatting.
She mixes poison in the brandy and gives it to George. Unaware of the fact that he is being poisoned he finishes half the bottle of brandy which was more than enough to kill him. In this way, she finally takes revenge against the killer. Although throughout the series they don’t show how he killed the son, he was confirmed as the murderer. In the final episode of the series, we can witness Strangeways struggling to solve Frances’s case before it gets too late. This puts an end to the first season of the series.
Where To Watch ‘The Beast Must Die?
The thriller series ‘The Beast Must Die is available to be watched on BritBox and AMC. it is not streaming on any other official website or OTT platforms. What are you waiting for? Go and watch it. You won’t regret watching it.