在一场婚礼上，Jimmy（克里斯·吉尔 Chris Geere 饰）被扫地出门，狼狈之时，他遇到了一个漂亮的女孩Gretchen（阿雅·卡什 Aya Cash 饰）。但这绝不是传统意义上的浪漫相遇，Jimmy自私毒舌，Gretchen不羁浪荡，一个是卖不出书的过气作家，为人刻薄，在前女友婚礼上捣乱报复；一个是管理着一支乐队的经纪人，小毛病坏习惯一堆，私生活一塌糊涂。他们都不认真对待男女关系，都不想开始长久的感情。然而，以为绝不会再爱上别人的Jimmy和Gretchen，在一夜情之后，二人关系朝着他们无法控制的局面发生变化。 另外，故事还围绕着Jimmy的室友以及Gretchen的闺蜜展开，四个人都充满了缺憾和烦恼，他们各有各的生活要面对，但命运将他们紧紧联系在一起。
ITV's critically acclaimed crime drama returns, starring multi-award winning actress Brenda Blethyn as DCI Vera Stanhope. Based on the bestselling Inspector Stanhope books by renowned writer Ann Cleeves, Vera and her team are faced with a series of daunting challenges. From delving into the unsettling private life of an old colleague, attempting to break through the code of secrecy in the army, to coping with the emotional impact on a family torn apart by addiction, each enthralling story is enhanced by captivating performances of this shambolic yet brilliant detective in action. Combined with beautifully shot landscapes and atmospheric production, each film creates a haunting backdrop for Vera's inner turmoil as she discovers hidden truths about her own past, which threaten to change her life forever.