Undercover is a six-part thriller written by Peter Moffat which will be broadcast on BBC One. The drama follows Maya (Sophie Okonedo), a passionate barrister who is about to become the first black Director of Public Prosecutions. As her life comes under intense public scrutiny, she discovers that Nick (Adrian Lester), her husband, has been dishonest with her for years. His lies threatens to destroy everything she’s worked hard for, including the most important case she’s based her complete career on.
The series deals with the controversial and challenging issues that impact society on a global scale, with the narrative revealed over a series of different time frames in both the America and the United Kingdom as it weaves a tale of corruption, betrayal, and miscarriages of justice.
The series can be seen on BBC One on Sunday nights at 9pm from April 3rd.