Spiral(TV show/series, 2005-)

Original title: "Engrenages" (French/FR)
48min per episode | Genres: Drama, Mystery, Action & Adventure

Scripted Reality in 8 seasons with 77 episodes

SpiralRating: 4.0/5 (with 14 votes)
Spiral (French: Engrenages, pronounced [ɑ̃ɡʁəˈnaʒ]) is a French television police procedural and legal drama series following the work and the private lives of Paris police officers and lawyers and judges at the Palais de Justice, Paris. It was created by Alexandra Clert for the TV production company Son et Lumière. The first series of eight episodes started broadcast on Canal+ in France in December 2005. The series was shown in the UK on BBC Four during the summer of 2006. It was the channel's first French-language drama series, attracting a modest but loyal audience (around 200,000) and firm critical approval. The second series, also with eight episodes, was broadcast in France starting in May 2008, and in the UK on BBC Four starting in September 2009. The third series consisted of 12 episodes and was shown from April 2011. The fourth series was broadcast in February 2013. The fifth was broadcast in France in late 2014 and in the UK on BBC Four from January 2015. The sixth series was broadcast in 2017. The seventh series was broadcast in France in February 2019. Series four, five, six, and seven each consisted of 12 episodes. Spiral has been an export success, with sales to broadcasters in more than 70 countries including Australia, Denmark, Finland, Italy, Japan, Me... ()
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Awards & Nominations for Spiral

British Academy Television Award for Best International Programme

About Spiral

This gritty crime drama set in the dark underbelly of Paris follows police officers and lawyers as they investigate and prosecute crimes. Throw any romantic notion of Paris out the window. Crime is dark. The legal system is darker. This is Spiral.

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Trailer for Spiral + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Spiral Seasons and Episodes

09/07/2020Season 8 - 1 episode
#1 | 09/07/2020Episode 1
02/04/2019Season 7 - 12 episodes
09/18/2017Saison 6 - 12 episodes
11/10/2014Season 5 - 12 episodes
09/03/2012Season 4 - 12 episodes
05/03/2010Season 3 - 12 episodes
05/12/2008Season 2 - 8 episodes
12/13/2005Season 1 - 8 episodes

Additional Information

Official websites:
Production country: France
Original language: French (FR)
Spoken languages: English (EN), French (FR)
Translated into 5 languages: Czech (CS), German (DE), English (EN), French (FR), Portuguese (PT)
Status: Returning series
First episode released on: 12/13/2005
Latest episode released on: 03/11/2019
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Dvojí spravedlnost"
Aspect Ratio: 16:9 aspect ratio

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WatchPlayStream ID: SHOWS:3356, Added: 05/12/2018, Last updated: 09/15/2020