Fantasy/sci-fi limited series
Serial murders, the truth behind angels and demons, and one detective’s role in the eternal war over mankind’s soul: A Matter of Blood is an investigative thriller … but not as we know it.
Set in the not-too-distant future, the story follows Detective Cass Jones as she heads up the search for a serial killer calling himself The Man of Flies. But Cass’s life is turned upside down when her brother commits suicide. Christian worked for a powerful organisation called The Bank, and as Cass searches for answers to Christian’s death, she discovers that while he might not know who the people behind The Bank are, they certainly know her. Who are these mysterious people running The Bank? What do they have to do with the Man of Flies? And what do they want with Cass Jones?
As her struggle to solve the murders turns personal, Cass finds herself caught up in a battle over the future of mankind. Can she discover the truth before a complete cosmic meltdown? And does this one woman – flawed, determined, and ultimately human – have the power to stop it?
Based on the novel by Sarah Pinborough, (BEHIND HER EYES, THE DEATH HOUSE, THE LANGUAGE OF DYING) one of the fastest rising stars in genre fiction.
The series is being created by TV screenwriter Ed Whitmore (WAKING THE DEAD, SILENT WITNESS, RILLINGTON PLACE) and developed in association with Great Point Media.