Second series of the ITV drama starring Trevor Eve as a seasoned hostage negotiator and Helen Baxendale as his business partner. Still haunted by his failure to rescue a hostage from a violent gang, Dominic King (Eve) is called to India, where a British Asian family, the Mehtas, have been kidnapped while visiting their son, Mahavir (Gregg Chillin), in Srinagar. Though King and Angela (Baxendale) are able to negotiate the release of the family, the untimely arrival of the local police leads to a shoot-out and the gang escape with Mahavir to a tourist bus, where they take the passengers hostage. Finding a way to save Mahavir and the tourists could prove to be King's toughest assignment yet...
United Kingdom released, PAL/Region 0 DVD: LANGUAGES: English ( Dolby Digital Stereo ), English ( Subtitles ), WIDESCREEN (1.78:1), SPECIAL FEATURES: Behind the scenes, Cast/Crew Interview(s), Interactive Menu, Scene Access, SYNOPSIS: Trevor Eve plays Dominic King, an international hostage release negotiator and a damn good one at that. A veteran in the field, he regards his job as a calculated game of chess, but like all maverick heroes, King is haunted. His failure to rescue a hostage from a ruthless gang dented his spirit yet strengthened his resolve to save a kidnapped British botanist working in South Africa. Helen Baxendale also reprises her role as Angela Beddoes, King's business partner. ...Kidnap and Ransom - Series 2 ( Kidnap & Ransom - Series Two )