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She’s a bit of a social chameleon, even though she’s had quite a cloistered upbringing in a small town in Yorkshire.’Her character would certainly be pleased to know that, despite the recent scandal over the gender pay gap at the BBC, Holliday and Tom were paid the same.She knows because they were sent each other’s contracts by mistake. ‘I think people have been incredibly brave for speaking up against it.’ She adds, laughing, ‘At least I know that Tom and I are on exactly the same wage!‘But by the time I got the job, I’d done a fair amount of auditioning on tape and I think there was a feeling we were on the same page regarding Strike so I didn’t have that much of an in-depth chat with her,’ says Tom.‘I also had a lot of her notes that had gone to the screenwriters and that did inform my way of thinking.’His co-star Holliday Grainger, who plays Robin Ellacott, Strike’s keen new temp who goes on to become his enthusiastic partner in solving crime, had a much more unusual introduction to JK Rowling.Strike is introduced in a three-part adaptation of the first of Rowling’s stories about him, the bestselling The Cuckoo’s Calling.When we meet him, his mind is more troubled than usual.
This trope is what happens when you take those professionals and add a sprinkle of Ax-Crazy, Torture Technician, and / or Manipulative Bastard.
‘She’s practical, intelligent and unafraid of different social situations, so she can think on her feet.
I think Strike notices that straight away.‘Robin’s the woman you want to be. She’s got her strong morals and she sticks to them, but she manages to be so lovely to people.
A young supermodel, Lula Landry has fallen to her death from the balcony of her Mayfair flat.
The police and her friends assume it’s suicide, but her brother refuses to believe it, so he calls in Strike to investigate.
Or maybe the years of listening to other peoples problems have simply driven them over the edge. It's just that the last psychiatrist that I saw had an exact double of me made and tried to have me killed.