Down is a 24-part science-fiction series about an expedition into a newly-discovered Antarctic trench, dubbed The Bottomless Pit. The company-backed research submarine Virgil is elegant, state-of-the-art, and capable of withstanding enormous pressures. The same cannot be said for her crew.
Down premiered on 1st January 2020, with episodes releasing every week for six months.
Follow Down on Twitter @BeckettStation.
Peter Davis – Dr Stephen Frame
Jon Day – Priest
Amelie Edwards – Newsreader, Zoe
Maxamillian John – Tony, Control
Simon Kane – Tom Straker
Mark Keegan – Van Lutyens
David Knight – Charlie Dresden
Lexie McDougall – Dr Marion Straker
Laura Marshall – Virgil
EJ Martin – Laura Mentorn
Max Upton – Sam Jansen
Ben Whitehead – Therapist, Boss
Matthew Woodcock – Marcus Wilde
Written by Matthew Woodcock, David Knight and Maxamillian John
Edited by David Knight
Sound design by Tom Dalling
Music by Jonathan Day
Art by Eric Chow