Hustle / BBC 1

Series 1

Slick and stylish drama full of humour and intrigue following the fortunes of a gang of expert cons on the loose in London. The gang is led by Mickey Stone played by Adrian Lester and stars Hollywood legend Robert Vaughn.

The Guardian described it as "defiantly high-concept, tightly plotted, knowing stuff... a laugh; slick, glossy, and smart certainly, but a laugh all the same", and The Times summarised the series as "an engaging, well-acted, snappily directed drama... sleekly edited, flatteringly lit, and stylishly executed..."