Endeavour was a hit when it was broadcast in the U.K. earlier this year and as a result four more episodes have been commissioned starring Shaun Evans as Endeavour Morse and Roger Allam as his superior officer, DI Fred Thursday. Shooting is expected to begin later this summer.
The early days of a young Endeavour Morse, whose experiences as a detective constable with the Oxford City Police will ultimately shape his future.
Endeavour Morse (Detective Chief Inspector Morse) is the primary character of the . Morse is a CID officer for the Thames Valley Police in Oxford. In the series, Morse is noted for his Jaguar Car, thirst for beer and passion for music, literature and art. Morse is also well noted for his sullen temperment but yet likable persona. He is portrayed by followed by in the prequel TV movie and the follow up series .
Shaun Evans as Endeavour Morse captures the character’s reticence and unease around people. He barely allows a hint of a smile to peek through even when you know he’s blissfully happy, and he manages to convey the innocence that Morse never completely outgrew.