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Who killed the boy on Broadchurch?

Last Updated: 11th January, 2020

Joe Miller (Matthew Gravelle) – Ellie's husband and father to 13-year-old Tom and two-year-old Fred. Joe murdered Danny Latimer in series one, and is now on trial after pleading not guilty.

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Likewise, how did the boy die in Broadchurch?

Ellie's husband Joe confessed to killing Danny Latimer after the 11-year-old threatened to expose their “cuddling” sessions. When Joe admitted that he had fallen in love with the child, Ellie lost control and beat him.

Also Know, does Joe Miller get off in Broadchurch? When it first premiered, Broadchurch was a juggernaut of a crime series. The second season brought in outsiders, with a (still accidental) crime that ran alongside a not particularly justifiable courtroom drama where Danny's killer, Joe Miller (Matthew Gravelle), was exonerated by the court.

In this manner, who was the killer on Broadchurch?

Ellie and Joe are the parents of Tom Miller and Fred Miller. He was revealed to be the killer of Daniel Latimer in the finale of Series One, whom he had been meeting in secret because he believed himself to be in love with him.

Is Broadchurch based on a true story?

Broadchurch is a British serial crime drama television series broadcast on ITV for three series between 2013 and 2017. The series is set in Broadchurch, a fictional English town in Dorset, and focuses on police detectives DI Alec Hardy (David Tennant) and DS Ellie Miller (Olivia Colman).

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