Death In Paradise is a crime drama series originally starring Ben Miller. DI Charlie Hulme who is loved and respected by all, including his team on the paradise island of Saint-Marie. After Charlie is discovered to have been murdered in a locked panic room during a party at a local mansion, everyone is upset. Commissioner Selwyn Patterson reveals that as Charlie was a British policeman, a British cop must lead the investigation into his murder. Englishman DI Richard Poole is seen as the perfect man to try and solve the murder case.
In Series 3, DI Poole is replaced by DI Humphrey Goodman, played by Kris Marshall.
After a would be bride is killed on the last night of her hen party, DI Goodman attempts to unravel a murder case that looks impossible.
When the President of The Saint Marie Heritage Society, dies whilst re-enacting the French invasion of the island with other members of the society, it initially seems that he has experienced an extreme reaction, but when the lab reports prove that there was poison in the stew, the case becomes a murder investigation.