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Ultraviolet: The Complete Series - Preview

Ultraviolet: The Complete Season

Preview by Jack Foley

DARK forces are at work in Ultraviolet, the gripping modern-day vampire drama which comesto DVD courtesy of Mediumrare Entertainment.

Starring Smash’s Jack Davenport and True Blood’s Stephen Moyer,Ultraviolet aired on Channel 4 to rave reviews in the late 1990s and it will be available on DVD on April 22, 2013.

Ultraviolet brings the world of Vampires bang up to date as it follows the exploits of a covert government unit, who must track down and destroy Code 5 infected subjects.

Detective Sergeant Michael Colefield (Davenport) is unwittingly thrust into the nightmarish world of vampires when his best friend Jack (Moyer) disappears on the eve of his wedding to Kirsty (Collette Brown, Doctors, Holby City).

His investigation leads him to uncover a secret Government organisation that hunts vampires, and Jack has become one of the hunted.

Michael reluctantly joins the team, which includes a soldier, Vaughn Rice (Idris Elba, Luther, The Wire), scientist Angela March (Susannah Harker, Waking The Dead, Intimacy) and a Catholic priest, Pearse J Harman (Philip Quast, The Devil’s Double, Clubland).

Armed with an artillery of the best weaponry the team investigates cases ranging from a woman who appears to be carrying a vampire child, a man who is being used to test synthetic blood for vampires and the outbreak of a vampire-related disease at a school as well as dealing with the consequences of their job.

With a sterling cast and nail-biting stories Ultraviolet is British sci-fi at its best.

Win Ultraviolet: The Complete Series on DVD

To celebrate the release of Ultraviolet: The Complete Series on DVD on Monday, April 22, 2013, IndieLondon is offering readers the chance to win 1 copy. Simply answer the following question…

Q. What is the name of Idris Elba’s soldier in Ultraviolet?

Simply send the answer to Ultraviolet competition and include your name, address, telephone number and email