Charlie Murphy stars in ‘Happy Valley’ series 3

Charlie Murphy stars in ‘Happy Valley’ series 3


Charlie Murphy returns as DC Ann Gallagher in the long awaited third season of Happy Valley

The third season sees Sergeant Catherine Cawood (Sarah Lancashire) discover the remains of a gangland murder victim in a drained reservoir, sparking an unfortunate series of events that leads her to Tommy, the father of her grandson Ryan and her late daughter’s rapist.

Creator Sally Wainwright previously said she was “delighted” that the series would return for a third instalment.

“It’s been wonderful to see the lasting impact this series has had on audiences all over the world,” she continued. “I’m thrilled that Sarah, James and Siobhan are back on board for what I hope will be the best season yet.”

Happy Valley season 3 will begin on January 1st 2023 on BBC1 at 9pm
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