New pictures show scenes from upcoming TV series The Thief, His Wife and the Canoe./Photo: ITV

9 pictures from upcoming John Darwin ITV drama as transmission date is confirmed

The extraordinary story of Hartlepool couple John and Anne Darwin is coming to TV screens on Easter Sunday.

Thursday, 7th April 2022, 8:48 am

The Thief, His Wife and The Canoe will explore the jaw-dropping plot, which saw John fake his death in a canoeing accident in 2002 so that he could start a new life abroad with wife Anne.

ITV have confirmed that the series will start airing nightly at 9pm on Easter Sunday, April 17, through to Wednesday, April 20.

See nine pictures of the upcoming TV series in our gallery below. For interviews with the cast and programme makers, click here.

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