The Coroner script
The Coroner  Season #1 Episode #2 (2015)
Synopsis: The Coroner is a daytime drama series produced by BBC Birmingham, starring Claire Goose as solicitor Jane Kennedy as she takes over the job of coroner in a South Devon coastal town she left as a teenager. Matt Bardock stars as Detective Sergeant Davey Higgins who was Kennedy's childhood sweetheart, and together they investigate local deaths.

JUDITH:

Does it give you a price too?

[JANE KISSES BETH ON THE FOREHEAD]

JANE (CONT’D):

Look, just text it me and I’ll consider it. If it's really nice maybe I'll get the

same myself.

[BETH LOOKS HORRIFIED. JANE HEADS OUT]

BETH:

Car keys.

[JANE RETURNS, PICKS UP THE CAR KEYS AND

LEAVES AGAIN]

CUT TO:

EP2/SC6. EXT. GREYROCK POINT. BEACH. DAY 1. 08:12

JANE, CLINT

NSE POLICE OFFICERS, NSE JOURNALIST, NSE DOG WALKER,

DOG:

[JANE STRIDES DOWN THE BEACH TOWARDS

CLINT, STILL IN HIS WETSUIT. NEARBY, NSE POLICE

OFFICERS HAVE ERECTED A WHITE TENT IN WHICH

THE BODY RESTS, HIDDEN. IN THE DISTANCE, A

PRESS VAN IS PARKED UP ON THE BLUFFS]

JANE:

Morning Johnny Utah.

CLINT:

Who?

JANE:

Tell me you’ve seen Point Break?

CLINT:

I’m not into snooker.

JANE:

(NOT RISING) Who’s washed up this time?

CLINT:

They’re pretty far gone.

JANE:

Male or female?

CLINT:

Male, I think. The fish had a really good go.

JANE:

Did you find it?

CLINT:

No, a lady walking her dog. I was catching the swell. Dog walker’s with the

police now.

JANE:

(NODDING UP AT THE BLUFFS) He been down asking questions?

CLINT:

Who?

JANE:

Journo with the long-lens on the bluff…

CLINT:

I didn’t realise there was press here.

JANE:

Top story in the Lighthaven Star.

[JANE HOLDS OUT HER SMARTPHONE AND SHOWS

HIM THE HEADLINE STORY. THERE’S A PICTURE OF

HIM HOLDING HIS SURFBOARD NEXT TO THE

DOGWALKER AND THE WHITE TENT]

CLINT:

Is that me!?

JANE:

Finally a Covergirl. (HEADING TOWARD THE TENT) Shall we have a

look?

CLINT:

Uhh…

JANE:

Are you alright?

CLINT:

Yes. No. Quite glad I haven’t eaten.

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