Devil’s Peak is a multi-layered crime thriller set within one of the most beautiful yet divided cities on earth: Cape Town.
Based on Deon Meyer’s best-selling novels, the show follows talented but broken Detective Benny Greissel, tasked with tracking down righteous vigilante killer, whose crimes are capturing the imagination of the city. Meanwhile, grieving father Thobela Mpayipheli desperately seeks justice after the untimely murder of his son. Benny and Thobela are brought into the orbit of trapped mother, Christine, willing to do anything to achieve a better life for herself and her daughter. The fates of these three characters become inextricably linked as the series builds to its explosive climax. Combining gripping tension with uncompromising authenticity, Devil’s Peak offers a original South African take on the investigative thriller for today.