Episode 2: Having secretly got in touch with Danny in Lahore, Mona is approached by police counter terrorism chief Vivien Barnes to travel to Pakistan and identify Kareem’s body. Despite her husband Guy’s resistance, Mona immediately flies out and tries to make contact with her nephew. But when she absconds from a Lahore mortuary to attend a rendezvous with Danny, the Mona’s search leads her to a remote part of the city and grave danger.
Cast: Claire Skinner (DCI Vivien Barnes), Archie Panjabi (Dr. Mona Harcourt), Jack Davenport (Guy Harcourt), Kiran Sonia Sawar (Ani Shirani), Farzana Dua Elahe (Rahana Shirani), Enzo Cilenti (DS Joe Townsend), Shabana Azmi (Mrs. Shirani), Navin Chowdhry (Dr. Kareem Shirani), Sope Dirisu (DS Elliott Hart), Viveik Kalra (Danish “Danny” Shirani), Mawaan Rizwan (Omar Shirani),
Airdate: 15 Jan 2018 on ITV
Series: Next of Kin Season 1 Episode 2
Show Info: Six part ITV thriller broadcast in 2018. General practitioner Dr. Mona Harcourt lives in London with her political lobbyist husband Guy and her family. When a bomb goes off in London on the same day that her brother, Dr. Kareem Shirani, is abducted in Pakistan, Mona’s charmed life is shaken to its core.