Endeavour, the ITV prequel to detective drama Inspector Morse, will return for a third season.
Starring Shaun Evans as Endeavour Morse, the titular character was last seen languishing in prison, framed for murder after uncovering corruption at the heart of the police force.
Set in 1967, season three will comprise 4×120′ films, written by Russell Lewis.
The cast also includes Roger Allam, Jack Laskey, Sean Rigby, Anton Lesser, James Bradshaw, and Abigail Thaw.
Lewis executive produces with Mammoth Screen’s Damien Timmer and Michele Buck, and Dan McCulloch. Tom Mullens is the producer, and Colin Dexter is a consultant on the series.
Endeavour will be distributed internationally by ITV Studios Global Entertainment.