The Stalker’s Apprentice
Drama, TV Movies / 1 x 90' / Airline, DVD, Non-Theatric
An STV Studios Production for ITV
When Marcus Walwyn sees Karen Scott on the train to work, he decides that she will be his. Whilst working at a publisher’s, where Marcus works as a book editor, a particular manuscript lands on his desk that immediately catches his eye. Unknown to Marcus, the book is drafted by convicted serial killer, Helmut Kranze, under a pseudonym. Driven crazy with obsession, Marcus becomes quickly corrupted by the book, embarking on a murderous mission not only relating to Karen Scott but also a subsequent police investigation lead by D.I. Maurice Birt, commander of the local police force.
Peter Davison as DI MAURICE BURT (Life, Gentleman Jack, The Name Of The Rose)
James Bolam as HELMUT KRANZE (Cold Feet, New Tricks, Grandpa In My Pocket)