Ultraviolet

Ultraviolet began airing on Channel 4 in the UK in September 1998. Only 6 episodes were made, but the series had a lot of people talking at the time. It was the brain child of Joe Ahearne, who also created the gritty lawyer-soap 'This Life' (also starred Jack Davenport). Stylish, dark and often humourous, Ultraviolet delivered a blend of vampire myth with a modern slant. It is notable that the programme never once mentions the word 'Vampire', instead referring to the antagonists as 'leeches' or a 'code five infection'. Ultraviolet charted the exploits of an investigative government unit, armed with the latest weaponry, whose aim is to track down and exterminate Code 5 infected subjects whilst attempting to work out their agenda. A policeman, Michael Colefield, is reluctantly drawn into the group after a confrontation with his 'turned' former best friend, Jack, when Michael, defending himself after being bitten, is forced to 'kill' Jack.

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  • TheTVDB.com Series ID 76845
  • Status Ended
  • Networks Channel 4 FOX
  • Runtimes 60 minutes (9 episodes) 40 minutes (1 episode)
  • Genres Horror Science Fiction Thriller
  • Original Language English
  • On Other Sites TV.com IMDB
  • Episode Screenshot Format 4:3 Screencap
  • Favorited This series has been favorited by 42 people.
  • Created February 4, 2008 by Administrator
  • Modified June 25, 2021 by Administrator

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