The Tunnel

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When a prominent French politician is found dead on the border between the UK and France, detectives Karl Roebuck and Elise Wassermann are sent to investigate on behalf of their respective countries. The case takes a surreal turn when a shocking discovery is made at the crime scene, forcing the French and British police into an uneasy partnership.


  • Genre: Crime, Drama
  • Rating: 7.2 (11 votes)
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
  • Status: Ended
  • Years: 2013 - 2017
  • Episodes per season: 10
  • Network: Sky Atlantic (UK)


The Tunnel - season 1

Season 1 (2013)

Rating: 7.9
The Tunnel - season 2

Season 2 (2016)

Rating: 6.6
The Tunnel - season 3

Season 3 (2017)

Rating: 0.0

Characters and Actors

Clémence Poésy as Elise Wassermann in The Tunnel

Elise Wassermann

Actor: Clémence Poésy
Stephen Dillane as Karl Roebuck in The Tunnel

Karl Roebuck

Actor: Stephen Dillane
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Angel Coulby as Laura Roebuck in The Tunnel

Laura Roebuck

Actor: Angel Coulby
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Laura de Boer as Eryka Klein in The Tunnel

Eryka Klein

Actor: Laura de Boer
Tobi Bakare as Chuks Akinade in The Tunnel

Chuks Akinade

Actor: Tobi Bakare
Jack Lowden as Adam Roebuck in The Tunnel

Adam Roebuck

Actor: Jack Lowden
Tom Bateman as Danny Hillier in The Tunnel

Danny Hillier

Actor: Tom Bateman