Dead Head (TV series)
|Created by||Howard Brenton|
|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|No. of episodes||4|
|Running time||50 Minutes|
Dead Head is a four-part crime thriller scripted by Howard Brenton. Juxtaposing 1940s film noir style and costume with contemporary London settings, it aroused controversy due to scenes featuring male and female nudity, as well as some strong violence. It was directed by Rob Walker.
Petty criminal Eddy Cass (Lawson) receives a mysterious box that proves to contain the head of a young woman. This involves Cass in a conspiracy by the British security services to frame him for the crimes of a sadistic serial murderer of prostitutes.
The series was released on DVD in the UK on the 15 April 2013.