Lee Ingleby stars in The Hunt For Raoul Moat, a drama produced by World Productions and written by Kevin Sampson, the screenwriter behind Anne. The series sheds light on the human tragedies that resulted from Britain's biggest manhunt and is told through the perspectives of those involved in bringing a violent killer to justice. The drama highlights the innocent victims of Moat's crimes, including Christopher Brown, Samantha Stobbart, and PC David Rathband. It also showcases the bravery of police officers who put themselves in harm's way to catch Moat and a local journalist who aimed to reveal Moat's real story amidst sensationalist media reporting and social media instigation.
Lee Ingleby (Criminal UK, The A Word, Inspector George Gently) plays Neil Adamson, a senior Northumbria Police Officer leading the race against time to apprehend Moat, Sonya Cassidy (The Man Who Fell to Earth, The Last Kingdom, Lodge 49) as local journalist Diane Barnwell, Vineeta Rishi (Vera, Collateral, Three Girls) as Nisha Roberts, Sally Messham (Artemis Fowl, Doc Martin, Our Ladies) as Samantha Stobbart, Matt Stokoe (Cursed, Jamestown, Bodyguard) as Raoul Moat and Josef Davis (Young Wallander, Chernobyl, Silent Witness) as Christopher Brown.