TV Series

Hit & Miss ( Series 1 , 2012 Sky Atlantic )


Crime Drama

Series & episodes

Series 1


Director: Hettie Macdonald, Sheree Folkson
Screenplay: Sean Conway
Cast: Jonas Armstrong, Chloë Sevigny, Peter Wright, Vincent Regan
Role: ‘Ben’

Filming Info

Filming: July – November 2011
Location : UK (Manchester area,  North – West England)


HIT AND MISS, created by Paul Abbott.

Chloe Sevigny plays Mia, a contract killer with a secret – she’s a transgender woman. Eddie, Mia’s handler and a well-known name in the criminal underworld, will be played by Peter Wight. Eddie took Mia under his wing and trained her into a first class assassin using his Chinese restaurant as a front for his illegal affairs. Mia’s life is sent into a tailspin when she receives a letter from her ex, Wendy, who reveals that she’s dying from cancer and that Mia has fathered a son, 11-year-old Ryan… Exploring themes of family, sexual identity and killing,

Jonas Armstrong (Robin Hood, The Street) has been cast as landscape gardener Ben, who lives in the village and falls for Mia, unaware of her transgendered status.


Not aired yet


Trailer Soundtrack

  • ‘All For you’ by the Imelda May Band
  • ‘Dirty Horse’ by Gram Rabbit
  • ‘Comfort Me’ by Leslie Feist

Related Posts & Links

Official Sky Atlantic site
IMDB page
Hit & Miss – Paul Abbott interview (clip)
Hit & Miss – MIPTV Cannes
Hit & Miss – Chloë Sevigny FEB 2012 interview
Hit and Miss – Sneak Peek trailer
Interview with Chloë Sevigny
Hit & Miss to air in May 2012
Preview 2012: top anticipated crime dramas
Hit & Miss to air in Spring 2012
Hit & Miss announced (Deadline)
First look at Chloë Sevigny as Mia
Robin Hood star joins cast of Hit and Miss
Hit and Miss starts filming in Bolton
Us bidding war to transmit Hit and Miss
Ditect TV buys rights to air Hit and Miss in USA

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