A new 4-part drama ‘Intruder’ begins this Monday at 9pm on Channel 5.

Monday, April 5, 2021 - 9-10pm

Series 1 Episode 1

Sam and Rebecca Hickey are leading an idyllic life in their custom-built house in the West Country. In a rage after confronting intruders in their home, Sam attacks one of the robbers with a knife, killing him as he tried to make his escape. Worried that he has crossed over the line of self defence, Sam, his wife Rebecca and their friend Angela manipulate the scene to convince police of Sam's actions were justified.
Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 9-10pm

Series 1 Episode 2

Angela is determined to play games with Sam, using what she knows about the death of Syed as leverage. Family liaison officer Bailey starts to pursue her suspicions surrounding the case, but finds only a series of dead-ends.
Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 9-10pm

Series 1 Episode 3

Sam is falling apart, not least over what to do about Angela. Bailey makes a breakthrough, but hits a wall when she tries to escalate her findings.
Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 9-10pm

Series 1 Episode 4

Rebecca decides she and Sam must plan their escape in case the police investigation heats up any more. Meanwhile, Bailey is on the cusp of getting the 'smoking gun' she needs.


  • Adam Richardson as Tommy
  • Elaine Cassidy as Rebecca
  • Helen Behan as Angela
  • Sally Lindsay as Karen Bailey
  • Shane Casey as Ron
  • Sonny Poon Tip as Syed
  • Tom Meeten as Sam
  • Writer – Gareth Tunley
  • Director – Gareth Tunley
  • Producer – Julie Ryan