Line of Duty
star Anna Maxwell Martin still hasn’t seen the divisive series six finale after starring as the chilling Detective Chief Superintendent Patricia Carmichael.
Fans of the Jed Mercurio thriller were torn when dopey Ian Buckells was unveiled as H, who viewers believed was the elusive puppet master pulling the strings of the OCG (Organised Crime Group).
No such thing. He was just the messenger.
For some it was a genius metaphor for incompetence being mistaken for corruption, comparing Buckells to Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
Anna, however, can’t share her verdict because she hasn’t actually seen the episode yet, even though it broke 21st Century records as the most watched TV drama since a 1999 episode of a Touch of Frost.
‘I haven’t seen it,’ she told Grazia. ‘My friends were quite mixed, some of them loved the ending because they felt it was open for new stuff.