ITV. Trials of expert British hostage negotiator Dominic King (Trevor Eve).

(2011 – 2012) 2 Seasons, 6 Episodes

Available on Acorn TV Netflix, Netflix Streaming’s Jeremy Biltz’s review:

Instead of the normal police detective or private investigator, Kidnap and Ransom revolves around the exploits of a team of hostage negotiators, led by the indefatigable Dominic King (Trevor Eve). Along with his business partner Angela (Helen Baxendale) and assistant Carrie (Amara Karan), Dominic eschews involvement with the police, and does his best to get kidnap victims returned to their families unharmed. Though his relationship with his wife Sophie and daughter Tess (Natasha Little and Laura Greenwood) suffers at times because of it, Dominic is fiercely devoted to his job and his clients. MORE…