Shaun Emery’s (played by Callum Turner) story came to a dramatic conclusion in the series finale of The Capture earlier this week. After being blackmailed by both American and British intelligence operatives, Shaun took the blame for Hannah Roberts’ (Laura Haddock) death.
Now, show writer Ben Chanan has hinted this could be the end for Shaun even if the series is commissioned for a second series.
The Capture writer has admitted he believes the solider wouldn’t return in future episodes.
“I always wanted Shaun Emery’s story to be resolved within these six hours because I don’t like stringing people along,” he told Radio Times.
“I think people are watching partly - possible mainly - every week to find out what happened to Shaun.
The Capture season 2: Will Shaun and Rachel return? (Image: BBC)
The Capture season 2: Shaun's fate was finally revealed (Image: BBC)
“We want to know who’s done this to him, who really took Hannah, who faked the video, and why.
“And I hope we answer all those questions satisfyingly.”
Meanwhile, ahead of the finale, the series writer spoke out about the show’s future to press including Express.co.uk.
When asked about a second season, Ben teased: “I mean, never say never.
The Capture season 2: Shaun handed himself in but Rachel knew the truth (Image: BBC)
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