Spotless is a Franco - British television series co-created by Ed Mccardie and Corinne Marrinan and produced by Tandem Communications (Studio Canal) in association with Rosetta Media. Premiered in France on Canal+ on March 16, 2015, and America on the Esquire Network on November 14, 2015. The series was renewed for a second season by the Esquire Network.
The show follows Jean Bastière (Marc-André Grondin) living a quiet family life with his wife, Julie (Miranda Raison) and two children for fifteen years in Londow while managing a crime scene cleaning business. Subquently ratttling it is the unexpected arrival of his older brother, Martin (Denis Ménochet), cultivating in resurfacing of the secrets and wounds of Jean's past. Then come the ruthless, no-nonsense crime boss, Nelson Clay (Brendan Coyle).
Tropes used by the series:
- Acrofatic: Martin, of course.
- BlackComedy: Has its perks
- Bilingual Bonus: Jean, Martin and mostly the French Characters can both English and french.
- Equal-Opportunity Evil: With regards to Nico being gay, it's no big deal to Martin or Romain, who's more afraid what will happened if their boss finds out.
- Evil Brit: Nelson Clay
- YourCheatingHeart: Jean!