Hit and Miss 2012 Season 1
Hit and Miss, from Paul Abbott, creator of Shameless and State of Play, is a high concept and ambitious new series that follows Chloe Sevigny as Mia, a contract killer with a secret - she used to be a man. Mia's life is sent into a tailspin when she receives a letter from an ex-girlfriend dying from cancer revealing that Mia fathered a son eleven years ago. Faced with a difficult decision, Mia becomes the guardian to a new family, a choice that forces her to mix her killer instincts with her newly acquired maternal ones. Hit and Miss tells the story of a lethal killer at the heart of a troubled family and how all of their lives will be dramatically changed forever.

3 x DVD | NTSC 16:9 | 6 x ~45 min | 4.02 Gb + 4.01 Gb + 7.55 Gb
Language: English
Subtitles: none
Genre: Drama

Creator: Paul Abbott
Cast: Jonas Armstrong, Chloe Sevigny, Karla Crome, Vincent Regan
Country: UK


Episode 1 (22nd May 2012)
Mia is informed that she fathered an 11-year-old son with her former lover Wendy who dies of cancer. She is named guardian to the boy and Wendy's other children. She meets them at their smallholding and tries to take on a parental role but is greeted with hostility. She also doesn't get on well with the landlord John and assaults him when he arrives to collect rent.

Episode 2 (30th May 2012)
John gives the family a month's notice to move out of his land and refuses Mia's offer to buy it. Mia's boss Eddie offers to take the house under his name (allowing her to stay under the radar). Mia grows closer to Ben.

Episode 3 (5th June 2012)
Mia forces John to sell the property at gunpoint. During a kill assignment, Mia is seriously injured when a car knocks her down. She wakes in a hospital and is barely able to drive home. She reveals to Ben that she is a transsexual and he reacts negatively. Riley, who has been having a sexual relationship with John, reveals she is pregnant. John insists she get an abortion. Ben apologizes and reconciles with Mia.

Episode 4 (12th June 2012)
Ben is confused about his relationship with Mia. Leonie is momentarily abducted by Wendy's brother Liam, but the family begins to accept him as their own. John confronts Riley about the baby and nearly strangles her to death before she uses Mia's gun to kill him.

Episode 5 (19th June 2012)
Mia and Eddie chop up John's body and dispose the pieces. Riley is disturbed by the ordeal. Eddie hands Mia an important job. Mia and Ben finally have sex but she is heartbroken to find that he was sleeping with someone else. A part of John's body is discovered by some children by the lake.

Episode 6 (27th June 2012)
Mia meets her mother at a fair but is attacked by her brother. She disappears but is later traced by Ben and Ryan with help from Eddie. She convinces her mother to accept her as a woman and invites her to live with the family. Liam takes the fall for John's murder. On a kill assignment, Mia misses the target. This puts Eddie in trouble, and he is forced to kill Mia or be killed. Meanwhile, Ben confesses his love to Mia. Eddie arrives at the farmhouse but before he can shoot Mia, Ryan points a gun at him.

-- Cast and Crew Interviews
-- Hit & Miss Q&A Session

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