Straddling , as she does, some of the most formative decades of television drama she leads the field of small screen crime writers .
Widows, Prime Suspect, Crime & Retribution, Above Suspicion, all massive hit series, all trail-blazing, all huge vehicles for iconic female characters and all shot through with bravery, innovation and quality.
She uses the genre to excavate society and to dig deep into police culture . Thrilling , thought-provoking and now Over There, Lynda joins us from LA to discuss her work and The Way Forward.
Appearing in this session
Credits include: Prime Suspect
Credits include: Waking The Dead, The Bill