“I can understand that rollercoaster people go on when they’ve lied.
“They start to cover up that lie and it just becomes a huge web of deceit they can’t get out of.
“I’ve seen people do that and seen it spiral out of control.”
Sarah Parish talking to me about new four-part ITV thriller Bancroft.
It begins at 9pm on Monday (Dec 11) and will be screened over four consecutive nights.
You can read my interviews for ITV with Sarah Parish (Det Supt Elizabeth Bancroft), Linus Roache (Tim Fraser), Amara Karan (Anya Karim) and producer Phil Collinson at the link below:
Created and written by Kate Brooke, the drama also features Faye Marsay (Det Sgt Katherine Stevens), Adrian Edmondson (Supt Cliff Walker), Kenneth Cranham (Charlie Haverstock), Art Malik (DCS Alan Taheeri) and Lee Boardman (DI George Morris).
Plus Adam Long (Joe Bancroft), Charlie May-Clark (Becky), Steve Evets (Len Dorman), Charles Babalola (DS Andy Bevan), Ryan McKen (Danish Kamara) and Neil Ashton (DCS Jim Stuart).
Scroll down for more production photos.