17 August 2020 22:43
The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies returns to ITV this week: Who's on the cast and what's it about? First airing in 2014, the two-part mini series is based on true story of Christopher Jefferies after he was questioned by police about the disappearance of Joanna Yeates and the media frenzy that followed. The two episode film will air on Monday, August 17 and Tuesday, August 18 at 9PM on ITV. Each episode runs for 90 minutes. You'll also be able to watch episodes online via ITV Hub here.
The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies cast Those appearing in the cast of the film include: Christopher Jefferies - Jason Watkins Charles Chapman - Ben Caplan Paul Okebu - Shaun Parkes Melissa Chapman - Nathalie Armin DC Paul Connor - James Lailey Advertisements DC Paul Batty - Joe Coen Postman - Ben Frimstone Janine - Anna Maxwell Martin Greg Reardon - Matthew Barker Joanna Yeates - Carla Turner Vincent Tabak - Joe Sims Tanja - Jennifer Higham Peter Stanley - Colin Mace Susan - Flip Webster Richard - Andrew Hilton In the first episode (Monday, August 17), retired schoolteacher Christopher Jefferies's quiet life in Bristol is turned upside down when police question him about the disappearance of his young tenant Jo Yeates. When her tragic murder becomes a major news story, the press seize upon him as a suspect, despite the lack of evidence, with destructive results. In episode 2 (Tuesday, August 18), after Christopher Jefferies has been vilified by the national press, the last thing he wants is to step back into the limelight, but as it becomes apparent that things won't return to normal, he embarks on a fight to clear his name. The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies airs on ITV on Monday and Tuesday night at 9PM. Picture: ITV More on: ITV TV