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 he heads up the search for a serial killer calling himself The Man of Flies. But Cass’s life is turned upside down when his brother commits suicide. Christian worked for a powerful organisation called The Bank, and as Cass searches for answers to Christian’s death, he discovers that while he might not know who the people behind The Bank are, they certainly know him. 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 his struggle to solve the murders turns personal, Cass finds himself caught up in a battle over the future of mankind. Can he discover the truth before a complete cosmic meltdown? And does this one man – flawed, determined, and ultimately human – have the power to stop it?
Based on the novel by Sarah Pinborough, (THE DEATH HOUSE, MAYHEM, POISON) one of the fastest rising stars in genre fiction.
The series is being created by TV screenwriter Ed Whitmore (WAKING THE DEAD, SILENT WITNESS, ARTHUR & GEORGE) and developed in association with Great Point Media.