Love Island's Ollie Williams slammed as he poses with dead deer on Instagram ... as the brooding DI and Alison O’Donnell as his sidekick DS Alison ‘Tosh’ McIntosh. I know exactly who he is, but I’m not entirely like him, I don’t have children and I haven’t been widowed. The writing is superb. I accept that there’s a moral ambiguity about turning homicide into entertainment. I love the location and have even bought the first 4-5 books by the author Ann Cleeves. Stay updated with the latest posts from the blog, Russell Kane: I'd be a rubbish Bear Grylls, Meet the actresses behind Leanne and Rhona, Jasmin thinks her complications are bad karma, Mary Beard's stories from behind the scenes, Get outta my pub! I also recommend Wild Scotland, a three part series now on National Geographic. It’s as if the writer can be as pornographically violent as he likes as long as the hero tells us how dreadful the crime is and shows empathy for the victim. The same could be said of Sally Wainwright’s depiction of an attack on the police officer played by Sarah Lancashire in the first series of Happy Valley. We ask that comments on the blog fall within the house rules. They asked what they would ideally like to see and what they’d hate, and were told that any graphic portrayal of sex would be problematic. Join Facebook to connect with Alison O Donnell and others you may know. I want to see this area and visit. Join the The Shetland Times mailing list to get one daily email update at midday on what's happening in Shetland. . As a scot….born in Greenock and immigrated to Canada as a kid the wonderful scottish accents charmed my knickers off…hope there’s more to come really awesome backdrop for a crime show looks amazing there. Henshall will return as DI Jimmy Perez who will continue to investigate what seems to be an endless string of murders for the Shetland police force. Brian Cox, Alex Norton and David Hayman are among the other stellar Scots acting talent. I play the character of Tosh in Shetland, or Detective Sergeant Alison McIntosh if we're being proper about it. I have just loved the plot lines and the characters including the strange and troubled yet deep feeling Lowrie. I was happy to see her stories come to life on screen. “I’ve been going to Shetland for four or five years and only discovered Meal Beach last time. The series is fabulous. “He made me feel like no question was too stupid to ask. Read reviews and opinions and share yours on all I watched each episode & was engaged in everything from the story & characters to the filming & scenery. Speaking to The Shetland Times from Los Angeles, the 50-year-old said: “We have maintained and grown the audience, they’re a very loyal bunch of viewers, very patient, not what audiences are renowned for.”, In spite of this success, he said he had “absolutely no idea” if another series was planned.