ITV have scary new thriller Next of Kin on the drawing board

ITV have commissioned a scary new thriller from Mammoth Screen called Next of Kin. It’s a six parter from husband and wife team Paul Rutman and Natasha Narayan.

The plot focuses on a clever psychologist who seemingly has it all, living and working in London. Her world is shattered when her brother is murdered overseas where he has been working for a medical charity. His death brings to light various long hidden family secrets.

The series executive producer will be Mammoth Screen’s Preethi Mavahalli and MD Damien Timmer. Casting and key production roles will be announced shortly.

Mavahalli said of the commission “We are thrilled to be involved in this first collaboration between Paul and Natasha; they make a formidable writing team, with clever storytelling that will have viewers hooked, this ambitious contemporary thriller will be one not to be missed.”