The Fall

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Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson is brought in from the London Metropolitan Police to help catch the killer when a murder in Belfast remains unsolved. As Gibson travels across from London, we are introduced to the murderer himself; Paul Spector.


  • Genre: Drama, Thriller
  • Rating: 8.4 (40 votes)
  • Runtime: 60 minutes
  • Status: Ended
  • Years: 2013 - 2016
  • Episodes per season: 6
  • Network: RTÉ One


The Fall - season 1

Season 1 (2013)

Rating: 7.7
The Fall - season 2

Season 2 (2014)

Rating: 8.0
The Fall - season 3

Season 3 (2016)

Rating: 8.3

Characters and Actors

Gillian Anderson as Stella Gibson in The Fall

Stella Gibson

Actor: Gillian Anderson
Also in: Hannibal, The X-Files, Crisis
Jamie Dornan as Paul Spector in The Fall

Paul Spector

Actor: Jamie Dornan
Also in: Once Upon a Time (2011)
Niamh McGready as Danielle Ferrington in The Fall

Danielle Ferrington

Actor: Niamh McGready
Colin Morgan as Tom Anderson in The Fall

Tom Anderson

Actor: Colin Morgan
Also in: Humans, Merlin
Aisling Franciosi as Katie Benedetto in The Fall

Katie Benedetto

Actor: Aisling Franciosi
Also in: Game of Thrones
Archie Panjabi as Tanya Reed Smith in The Fall

Tanya Reed Smith

Actor: Archie Panjabi
Also in: Blindspot, The Good Wife
Laura Donnelly as Sarah Kay in The Fall

Sarah Kay

Actor: Laura Donnelly
Also in: Outlander
Emmett J Scanlan as Glen Martin in The Fall

Glen Martin

Actor: Emmett J Scanlan
Karen Hassan as Annie Brawley in The Fall

Annie Brawley

Actor: Karen Hassan
Also in: Vikings
Brian Milligan as Jimmy Tyler in The Fall

Jimmy Tyler

Actor: Brian Milligan
Séainín Brennan as Liz Tyler in The Fall

Liz Tyler

Actor: Séainín Brennan
Stuart Graham as Matt Eastwood in The Fall

Matt Eastwood

Actor: Stuart Graham