Adrian Dunbar's latest TV outing is in a new six-part Irish drama called Blood - and it promises to be one of the small screen's highlights of the year.

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Probably best known for co-writing and starring in the classic 1991 comedy Here My Song, in recent years he's played Superintendent Ted Hastings in the universally acclaimed BBC One police drama Line of Duty.

We caught up with him at the launch of Blood, which was held at Dublin's IFI Theatre and here's what he had to say about Blood, which goes out next Monday night on Virgin Media One: